Reputed gang leader Arturo Gallegos Castrellon, aka "El Farmero," was arrested over the weekend in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, the El Paso Times reported.
Gallegos, leader of the Aztecas gang, allegedly told police after his arrest that he is "responsible for at least 80 percent of the homicides committed in Ciudad Juárez in the period since August 2009 to the present date," the paper quoted a federal police statement.
He also reportely ordered the hit on a U.S. Consulate employee in the city last March that resulted in three deaths, the paper reported.
And, Gallegos is alleged to have been involved in the January massacre of 15 students at a birthday party in the city and the killings of five federal police officers, the Times reported.
-- Lance Murray