Mexico City /
President Andrés Manuel López Obrador stated that in Guanajuato “things are very bad” regarding the delivery of justice and violence. In addition, he assured that the Attorney General of the Republic (FGR) has to do the same and endorsed Alejandro Gertz Manero after yesterday announced that an investigation was started against the state attorney, Carlos Zamarripa, for allegedly having made a montage with the arrests of the mother, sister and cousin of The Brown, leader of the Cartel of Santa Rosa de Lima.
“An authority that has been in office for 12 years and that has these results; then, a call to the Guanajuato authorities in a manner that respects their sovereignty to take action on the matter and, of course, the prosecution must do the same. I I support the statements and views of the attorney general, I have confidence in him, “he said.
He indicated that of the total homicides in Mexico, from 15 to 18 percent corresponds to Guanajuato, “it is a completely atypical matter, there are many homicides.” And he detailed that yesterday of 73 homicides, 10 were in Guanajuato, and clarified that sometimes the crime in the entity reaches 20 percent.
In La Mañanera from the National Palace, López Obrador questioned that an arrest warrant is sometimes issued for the alleged criminals, but accused that “judges released the alleged criminals because the search warrant was delayed or the arrest warrant was delayed. ”
“So that a clean has to be carried out and the Guanajuato authorities themselves have to do it. It is not right, the people of Guanajuato do not deserve to live in anxiety, on edge because of the violence, “he added.
The President determined that the government will continue to intervene, with the help of the National Guard and of the Armed Forces, to return security to Guanajuato, “we have to give protection to the people, they are not going to be left behind, we are going to continue with our presence until we achieve peace and tranquility.”