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Culiacán, Sinaloa.- The National Guard, yesterday morning, came by surprise to a house in the Los Tulipanes subdivision to protect it, generating psychosis in neighbors, who did not understand what was happening. Hours later, the Secretary of State Security reported on the arrest of a civilian and the seizure of an arsenal.

Likewise, in the Las Quintas neighborhood, soldiers and agents of the State Preventive Police (PEP) seized an alleged synthetic drug in another building, without reporting detainees.

The arrival

The Ministry of Public Security reported in a press release that during a tour of the streets of the Las Quintas neighborhood, in coordination with elements of the Ministry of National Defense (Sedena), they managed to locate a home after an anonymous report where they were alerted about the presence of people who introduced some boxes and drums to vehicles with suspected drugs, but upon arrival they only observed a drum and plastic bags with a white granulated substance that were secured and strong smells of smell were emitted from the place. chemical substances.

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For this reason, the aforementioned property was under the protection of the State Preventive Police, waiting for a judge to issue a search warrant to enter and verify what it is.
Meanwhile, he was under police protection.

In The Tulips

Shortly before noon, another report was released that one of the roads in the Los Tulipanes sector was besieged by elements of the National Guard (GN).
When making a tour of the place, it was found that they were guarding an entire block and troops were stationed in some of the houses.

Part of the arsenal that allegedly secured in the Tulipanes sector / Photo: Courtesy

Something illegal was not observed at a certain distance, so the personnel of the Public Ministry of the Federation were notified and, in this way, they requested an order from a judge to be able to enter and carry out a search.

Through a bulletin, the SSP announced that in this action a civilian was arrested leaving the house, which was also insured. On the arsenal, he revealed that inside two vehicles, one of them Nissan Frontier and the other Toyota Highlander, both gray, a rifle known as police killers, a Barrett and a fragmentation grenade, as well as tactical equipment were located. The units were seized.

Other points

In recent weeks, federal and state forces have carried out some searches in various sectors of the capital of Sinaloa, among them, in the Revolution and March 21 neighborhoods; In the latter, the version was handled that they had arrested five people and that they were only waiting for a search warrant.

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On the other hand, on June 2, another building was unexpectedly visited by the military and police in the 4 de Marzo neighborhood, where it is presumed that marijuana and firearms were seized.


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