Three Mexican Mafia leaders sentenced to life.
Press Release 8/04/2010 - Three high-ranking members of the Mexican
Mafia of Texas (Mexikanemi) were sentenced to life in prison for their
role in ordering the murders of 24 men.
U.S. District Judge Orlando Garcia suggested that former Mexican Mafia
prison gang general Jacinto “Cache” Navajar, 54 and gang lieutenants
Mike “Mikio” Garcia and Jose “Bam Bam” Martinez spend the rest of
their lives at a super-maximum security facility. Inmates at the super-max
prison are only allowed out of their cells for one hour a day.
Jurors found all three prison gang members, all of whom operated in
San Antonio, Texas — guilty of racketeering at a combined trial in