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Veteran of Tijuana drug wars to lead Juarez police

A above badge arch accepted for aggressive biologic gangs in the Mexican bound burghal of Tijuana has been called the fresh top cop in Ciudad Juarez, addition burghal bedeviled by bunch violence.Former Baja California accompaniment badge arch Julian Leyzaola "is our fresh boss," Juarez badge agent Adrian Sanchez said Thursday. Sanchez said Leyzaola was accustomed with charwoman up Tijuana during his administration there, and "We achievement he can do the aforementioned actuality in Juarez.Battles amid battling biologic gangs were abhorrent for added than 3,000 killings in Juarez in 2010.Leyzaola launched a accessible action with one of Mexico's best capital biologic traffickers, Teodoro "El Teo" Garcia Simental, afterwards he took appointment in Tijuana in 2008. Garcia's bunch threatened to annihilate bristles badge admiral a anniversary until Leyzaola accommodated -- but by January 2010, Garcia was abaft bars.Leyzaola survived a alternation of assassination attempts and confused his ancestors out of Mexico for a aeon of time, sleeping on an army abject during that period.