The former head of the Sedena, General Salvador Cienfuegos, who is in custody in the United States, must appear before the Federal District Court of New York on alleged charges of drug trafficking and money laundering.
According to the newspaper La Jornada, his appointment will be held tomorrow and for this he will have the lawyer Edward Sapone, founding partner of the law firm Sapone & Petrillo, LLP of New York and who was also a litigator for the actress Nicki Clye, involved in the NXIVM case. .
In addition, Cienfuegos already has consular assistance, according to Foreign Ministry sources consulted by the media.
The former Secretary of National Defense, Salvador Cienfuegos, detained in the United States accused of drug trafficking and money laundering, was transferred this Monday from Los Angeles to New York, after a judge denied granting him bail.
The information was released by the Univisión network, which cited sources from the Mexican Foreign Ministry and the United States Government.