CJNG Cartel Courier Pleads Guilty to Money Laundering Charges after Undercover Sting

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Friday, September 2, 2022
Author: 
Alex Mostaghimi
Volume: 
38
Issue: 
9
Abstract: 

On Tuesday, a courier working for the Mexican Jalisco New Generation Cartel (CJNG) pleaded guilty to a money laundering charge in the Eastern District of Virginia.  Jorge Orozco-Sandoval, 35, admitted in federal court that he dropped off nearly $320,000 in three separate installments at a Target store in Front Royal with the intent of this money reaching CJNG.  In his plea filing, Orosco-Sandoval also admitted that he distributed cocaine in Virginia.