Man appointed as leader of the PCC in Manaus is arrested

The offender is responsible for much of the supply of drugs in the Square 14.
05/02/2016 14h07 - Updated 5/02/2016 14h08
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The Civil Police of Amazonas, by staff "vulture" of the 1st Integrated District Police (DIP), coordinated by the delegate holder, Rodrigo de Sá Barbosa, held over Wednesday, day 3, Gilson Lucio Lima da Trindade, 38, known as "Duck", and Diego Meirivaldo da Rocha Medeiros, 26, involved in drug trafficking in the city.

According to Rodrigo de Sá, Gilson is the leader of the criminal organization First Command of the Capital (PCC) in Manaus and responsible for much of the drug supply to the Square neighborhood 14 from January, in the south of the capital.

"Gilson was already being investigated for drug trafficking. He was arrested in a workshop located on the Madeira River Street, set Vieiralves, Central South area of ​​the city. Our team was monitoring his wife and come to the workshop where he was able to fulfill the arrest warrant at the time that Gilson was negotiating the repair of a vehicle. During approach he claimed to be serving sentences in semi-open regime for drug trafficking,"Explained the holder of the 1st DIP.

As the police authority, Gilson and Diego were arrested in compliance with the arrest warrants issued on 24 December 2015, by Law Judge Rosalia Guimarães Sarmento. The Diego arrest occurred at 10 am, when he semitruck by Rua Fortaleza, Alley Macedo, neighborhood Our Lady of Grace, Centro-Sul. Already Gilson was approached at around 17h, within the machine shop.

Rodrigo de Sá explains that "Duck" used to recruit teens to market drugs in the capital and also to take other states. "In November last year, a teenager 16 years, carrying a false identity, It was seized in the Manaus International Airport – Eduardo Gomes when I tried to leave for Christmas, in Rio Grande do Norte, with 13 kilograms of marijuana and cocaine type skunk. During research we found that "Duck" was the owner of the drug and Diego's boyfriend offending ", revealed.

Gilson and Diego were charged with drug trafficking, Association for trafficking and corruption of minors. At the end of the procedures applicable they were referred to the Public Jail Judge Raimundo Vidal Pessoa, which will be available to the Justice.

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