Second Former Tamaulipas Governor in Trouble with Law
June 7th 2012 · 0 Comments
Mexican federal prosecutors say soldiers and federal agents raided the properties of Eugenio Hernandez Flores yesterday. They seized some buildings and a ranch.
Hernandez Flores is the second former Tamaulipas governor to face allegations of wrongdoing. U.S. authorities say ex-governor Tomas Yarrington is accused of taking money from the Gulf and Zeta cartels. Those allegations were made in several civil and criminal case of defendants tied toYarrington.
Neither Hernandez or Yarrington have been charged with any crime.
A version of this column originally appeared in www.krgv.com.
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