Simply months after the brutal gangland homicide of medicine cartel boss Alexis ‘El Alexis’ Martinez in Mexico’s crime-ridden Jalisco province, his girlfriend Paulina Arreola Perez has been shot useless in what seems to be a focused assassination.
Perez, 26, was previously one of a glamorous trio of gangsters’ molls is aware of as Las Novias de La Union together with Valeria Diaz and Nayibi Mustafa. All three of them have been murdered previously 12 months.
Since Martinez’s loss of life, Perez had been operating an internet shoe-selling enterprise, and police consider she might have been lured to her loss of life by an murderer posing as a potential buyer.
Armed males on motorbikes shot her, together with a male pal recognized as Eduardo Arturo Trejo within the borough of Benito Juarez in Mexico Metropolis on the night time of June 9.
Paulina was shot at the least 9 instances and Eduardo twice whereas they have been sitting in her automotive. Paramedics arrived on the scene and rushed them to hospital, however each later died of their accidents.
It’s believed she was focused as a result of of her hyperlinks to the legal group ‘La Union Tepito’, which is concerned within the homicide, kidnapping, extortion and drug peddling in and across the Mexican capital.
Karina Itzel Morales, a earlier girlfriend of Martinez, disappeared in mysterious circumstances in 2018.
When her kinfolk launched an attraction for assist in discovering her on Fb, folks claiming to be members of La Unión Tepito received in contact with them to inform them to cease wanting. ” If Kari was misplaced, it’s as a result of she had requested for it. ” one of them allegedly stated.
Martinez, one of the cartel’s leaders, who was murdered by a hitman disguised as a takeaway supply man within the metropolis of Zapopan in March.
Martinez preferred to boast of his luxurious way of life although Instagram, posting pictures of journeys to Disneyland, Madrid, Paris and Milan.
He dressed completely in designer gear and even his baggage was stated to be value 200,000 pesos [about £7,000].
By way of El Alexis, Paulina’s life of luxurious that she preferred to exhibit on social media included photographs of her on vacation within the likes of Dubai, Athens and Toronto, a lot of it paid for with cloned bank cards.
Following her boyfriend’s loss of life, the younger lady took to social media to write: “Sometime we are going to meet once more.”