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José Antonio Acosta Hernández “El Diego”

(CNN) — “El Diego,”  a  leader of the infamous La Linea criminal organization of the Juarez drug cartel  has been arrested in Mexico, state-run media reported, citing a military leader.

Jose Antonio Acosta Hernandez, known,”as “El Diego,,” was taken into custody during an operation in Chihuahua, Emilio Zarate Landeros told Notimex on Saturday.

Zarate, who leads troops in Mexico’s Quinta Zona Militar or Fifth Military Zone, said the raid had been carefully planned and coordinated. Video from CNN affiliate XHIJ shows several armed men going into a Chihuahua building to detain Acosta. 

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