May 26, 2010 9:36 AM

Mexico arrests state politician, links him to drug cartels

The Mexican Attorney General's Office on Wednesday linked a candidate for governor of the Caribbean state that surrounds Cancun to major drug cartels and said he'd been arrested on money laundering charges. Police arrested Gregorio Sanchez Martinez, a former mayor of Cancun who was running for governor of Quintana Roo, at the resort's airport late Tuesday.

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