Nazario Moreno Gonzalez, La Familia Drug Cartel Chief, Dead After Shootout, Mexico Says

MEXICO CITY — Known as “The Craziest One,” he indoctrinated gang members in a pseudo-Christian ideology, and purportedly wrote a book of moral values for his cult-like cartel – all the while gruesomely decapitating his foes and s…

MEXICO CITY — Known as “The Craziest One,” he indoctrinated gang members in a pseudo-Christian ideology, and purportedly wrote a book of moral values for his cult-like cartel – all the while gruesomely decapitating his foes and selling cocaine and methamphetamine by the ton.

In many ways Nazario Moreno Gonzalez, who the government says was killed during two days of shootouts between his gang and federal police in the western state of Michoacan, was the most bizarre of Mexico’s druglords.

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