Mexico detains key Gulf Cartel leader in military operation near Texas border

  • by: KATHERINE CORCORAN , Associated Press
  • Updated: August 17, 2013 - 8:30 PM

MEXICO CITY — A top leader of Mexico's Gulf Cartel was captured Saturday in a military operation near the Texas border, the second major capture of a drug capo since President Enrique Pena Nieto took office last December.

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