Mexico City, Mexico
Sedena warned that criminal groups like Jalisco New Generation Cartel (CJNG) They use explosive drones to carry out attacks.
However, he assured that it was not very harmful as it could not load a lot of quantities.
“With regard to the use of unmanned aerial vehicles as a medium explosive materialWe’ve identified that there Some cartels Who use this, Jalisco New Generation Cartel, There have been some cases in GuanajuatoOther cases in Jalisco, in Michoacan, “General Luis Crescencio Sandoval revealed during the President’s morning conference.
“But it is not a concern, as it was not effective that they might want to obtain, and it was not effective because it could not load quantities that would be harmful in this way to the workers or the facility.”
The head of Sedena pointed that out after Attack with this type of UAV A. Police in Aguililla, Michoacan, there is one detainee and only two were injured.
He commented, “The information available to us I believe that only two people were left with injuries to the arm and leg. It seems that all the damage was caused to the State Police by using this device.”
Mexico closed its doors in 2020 with 34,552 homicide victims, a number just below 34,681 cases in 2019.