(April 11) In Houston DEA detained seven members of the Gulf cartel.
Three of those were alleged leaders of the Gulf Cartel. César Álvarez Barrera, Juan Javier Correa y Gerardo Treviño.
the detainees distribute drugs from Houston, Chicago and Atlanta.
The operation coordinated by the DEA secured some 5,000 kilos of drugs from two residences Javier Peña spoke as special agent in charge of the DEA Houston Division in Texas
"Those they arrested today are heads that give the drugs coming from the Mexican drug cartel, Cartel del Golfo, McAllen to the area of Beaumont Houston and from here they're sending it to cities as Atlanta and Chicago. They arrested seven and they're looking, I believe three of 4 more persons"