An intelligence work by agents of the Directorate of Criminal Investigation (Dirincri) of the PNP allowed the preliminary arrest of 23 people, alleged members of the criminal organization ‘Los tractores’, who are being investigated for the crimes of human trafficking, illicit drug trafficking and corruption of officials.

SIGHT: Óscar Ugarte on third wave of COVID-19: “Risk exists, it depends on ourselves”

The interventions were carried out in the cities of Huacho, Huaura, Huaral and Chancay, in the province of Lima, and in Huarmey in the department of Áncash, where 31 properties were searched and assets were seized by order of the Huaral Preparatory Investigation Court.

As reported by the PNP, these subjects captured their victims on social networks. Among these were minors under thirteen and adolescents, who under violence and threats with firearms were forced to prostitute themselves, traffic drugs and suck as companions.

“Then they were sexually abused by members of the criminal organization and offered as merchandise,” it was indicated.


The detainees were identified as Edwin Jaime Barrientos Soto alias ‘Chacal’, alleged leader of the gang; Jorge Raúl Bernachea Fuentes ‘Mostro’; Eduardo Santiago Maldonado Saavedra ‘Chaga’; Jeraldine Lizet Ramírez Valentín ‘Yeral; Henry Schnaider Barrientos Soto (a) ‘Henry’; Vladimir William Osorio Andrade ‘Kiko or Vlady’; Johnny César Casana Mercado ‘Tuni’ and Elmer Raúl Cárdenas Ascensio ‘Huevero’.

Likewise, Oswaldo Simón Caqui Rodríguez ‘Caqui o Verona’; Elvis Roger Natividad Martel ‘Cojo Roy’; Manuel Alcides Mejía Quito ‘Mañu’; Osmar Enrique Sevillano Asencio ‘Osmar’; Andrés Raúl Sifuentes Trujillo ‘Andrez’; Leonardo Fabio Espinoza Julca ‘Fabio or Veri’; César Daniel Estrada Remigio ‘Piry’; Sayuri Camila Tafur Ortiz ‘Camila’ and Mauro Jarry Perez Ruiz.

Héctor Cabello García (24), Jhon Alfredo Ríos Maza (28), Jhonatan Antony Ganoza Valeria (20), Edwin Omar Zambrano Ramírez (23), David Junior Delgado Ruiz (26) and Lucia Fossil Bracha were also arrested in flagrante delicto (25) for being involved in the alleged crimes of human trafficking, illicit drug trafficking, common danger and corruption of officials.

Dirincri agents also seized three firearms (pistols), a revolver, a compressed air rifle, 5 kilograms of cocaine alkaloid and approximately one kilogram of marijuana (Canabis sativa), as well as money, laptops, cell phones and memory units. Agents from the Anti-Drug Directorate and other units also participated in the operation.


  • COVID-19: Navy successfully completes the vaccination of its active personnel
  • “Vacuna Travel”: how it works and how much does it cost to travel with the first vaccine tourism agency in Peru
  • COVID-19: day, time, districts, immunization center and more about vaccinating people between 65 to 69 years
  • Coronavirus: How will the European COVID-19 certificate work?


Disclaimer: If you need to update/edit/remove this news or article then please contact our support team Learn more


The News 24 is the place where you get news about the World. we cover almost every topic so that you don’t need to find other sites.

Leave a Reply