New Mexico racing stable used as front for Zetas drugs cartel

Americhe - 13/06/2012

Twin raids were carried out yesterday by anti-drugs agents on a championship-winning racehorse stable in New Mexico and an associated ranch in Oklahoma that the US authorities say were being used as a money-laundering front for one of most powerful drug-trafficking cartels in Mexico.Related StoriesWildfire smoke shrouds DenverAlabama shooting suspect Desmonte Leonard surrendersMassachusetts town Middleborough launches swearing finesModel Petra Nemcova's charity work in Haiti honouredAll singing, all dancing: Hugo Chavez opens election bid