Law Enforcement thrown a curve ball: Los Zetas and MS-13 now allies.

Image: An MS-13 suspect bearing gang tattoos is handcuffed. FBI.…

Image: An MS-13 suspect bearing gang tattoos is handcuffed. FBI.

Law enforcement sources in the United States claim that recent intelligence reports are providing evidence that a formal alliance exists between the Salvadorian-based Mara Salvatrucha — better known in the U.S. as MS-13 — and the equally dangerous and bloodthirsty Los Zetas, the most feared criminal organization in Mexico.

This latest development throws a curve ball at U.S. law enforcement efforts to assist the Mexicans and other Latin American nations fight the organized crime syndicates who traffic in narcotics that is earmarked for the United States and European nations.

According to a Law Enforcement Examiner source working on intelligence analysis for a federal law enforcement agency, there are signs that MS-13 members are exchanging their most valuable asset — intelligence on governments’ anti-drug operations — for Los Zeta’s military training, some of which was gained when members were part of Mexico’s federal police and military.

Read the rest of Jim Kouri’s article at Examiner.

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  • Jim

    One can’t wonder if this is just the thing the federal government wants with it’s current stance and policies on our southern border and illegal immigration, don’t get caught using drugs or they’ll lock you up throw away the keys, Sure! they broke the law but then they just leave the door open for the cartels, There is an agenda, there has to be no one is THAT stupid, seal the border before we have thousands dying on our side or maybe thats what they want?

  • Gabe

    This could become very nasty on the streets. It will lead to open attacks on rival street gangs here in the U.S. This will unfortunately involve innocent people caught in the cross fire. It is time to lay down the hammer. Be careful out there fellas!

  • randy

    this bad now they join up attack us maybe not a thing can will be able to attack leos what ever and the military to