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'Reportedly dead' drug lord killed in western Mexico

10 March 2014 Last updated at 18:52 GMT

Security officials in Mexico say they have killed a drug lord who was reported to have been shot dead three years ago.

Nazario Moreno was the founder of the La Familia cartel and was regarded as a leader of its offshoot, the Knights Templar cartel.

Police said he was finally tracked down and shot dead in Michoacan state, in western Mexico .

Idoia Larranaga reports.

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