According to reports, a school teacher in McAllen, Texas admitted to working for a Mexican drug cartel. Jorge Ignacio Cavazos, a Spanish Teacher at Lincoln Middle School, has been arrested and placed on administrative leave.
According to reports:
Federal investigators learned about Jorge Ignacio Cavazos’ alleged drug trafficking involvement when an informant positively identified him as a recipient of narcotics for a drug trafficking organization (DTO), operating out of Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico, according to the federal criminal complaint against him.
According to the informant, on several occasions, drugs were smuggled across the border and turned over to Cavazos once inside the United States. During an interview with federal investigators on Monday, Cavazos said the drug trafficking organization sent vehicles loaded with narcotics on a weekly basis.
Cavazos has been working for drug traffickers since 2016.