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Daily Archives: April 6th, 2012

A reputed hitman for the Juarez drug cartel was sentenced to life in prison after pleading  guilty in  Texas  to federal charges that he was the brains  behind the brutal slayings of three people connected to a United States Consulate in Mexico. reports   the New York Times

Jose Antonio Acosta Hernandez  known as “El Diego  was involved up to his neck  in over 1,500  murders before his capture in Ciudad Juarez . He was part of an armed wing of the Jaurez drug cartel known as “La Linea”, the reputed  allies of  Shorty  ‘El Chapo  Guzman’s  Sinaloa gang