Mayor of Mexico Port City Arrested Over 'Cartel' Connections http://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-27204646 LINKS CONFIRMED 2/21/2015)
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According to a recent report by the BBC:
"The mayor of the Mexican port city of Lazaro Cardenas has been arrested on suspicion of taking part in kidnappings and extortion.
Arquimedes Oseguera is also accused of having ties to the Knights Templar drugs cartel, all of which he denies.
Lazaro Cardenas is one of the main port cities on the Pacific coast and a stronghold of the cartel.
The city's treasurer has also been arrested on suspicion of having links to the Knights Templar." TO READ MORE: