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One of the finding fathers of the blood thirsty Zetas cartel was killed in a blazing bordertown gunbattle across from Texas, according to Mexican authorities

Officials say  Zetas gangster  Galdino Mellado Cruz  was shot dead by Mexican soldiers  He had been on the run from authorities after his escape from prison.

Authorities say Cruz was a well known kidnapper and murderer who ran the extortion and drug rackets in the region of Reynosa.

Cruz was supposedly retired from his role as a ”shot caller” in  the cartel. His death is deemed a high profile victory  in  the crackdown on cartels

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