Alleged Member of Mexican Sinaloa Cartel Arrested in Guatemala

By Geraldine Cook
June 12, 2012

On June 10 in Huehuetenango, about 275 kilometers northwest of the capital, Guatemalan anti-drug agents arrested Walter Alirio Montejo Mérida, alias “el Zope” [The Buzzard], an alleged member of the Sinaloa cartel, which encompasses northern Mexico, authorities announced.