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Guatemala's Interior Minister Mauricio Lopez Bonilla announced the government detained Orellana, an alleged member of Mexico's Zetas Cartel drug gang who is described by the U.S. government as one of the region's most important drug traffickers, during an operation in which two of Orellana's bodyguards we killed, as well as a police officer, in town of Gualan in the Zacapa department.
But Guatemalan Interior Minister Mauricio Lopez Bonilla later said his country had sent Costa Rica a diplomatic note guaranteeing that the death penalty would not be applied, allowing the expulsion to proceed