Bones: A Story Of Brothers, A Champion Horse And The Race To Stop America’s Most Brutal Cartel
Two brothers live parallel lives on either side of the US-Mexico border
As Jos settled down with a wife and kids, his brother was said to be burning rivals alive, eating victims hearts and launching grenades at the US consulate.Then one day Jos showed up at a quarter-horse auction and bid close to a million dollars for a horse
At its heart, this riveting crime drama is a gripping story of brotherhood, family loyalty and the tragic cost of a failed drug war.
He grew up loving the sprawling countryside and its tough, fast quarter horses, but in search of opportunity he crossed the border into Texas.While Jos built a modest living laying bricks, his younger brother Miguel ascended to the top of the infamously bloody Los Zetas cartel
Lawson enlisted Tyler Graham, the young American rancher breeding Jos s champion horse nicknamed Huesos, or Bones to infiltrate what he suspected was a major money laundering operation.The goal capture Miguel Trevi o.Set against the high-stakes world of horseracing, Bones takes you deep into a violent drug cartel, the perilous lives of American ranchers and the Sisyphean work of drug cops, revealing how greed and fear mingle with race, class and violence along the vast Southwest border
The bricklayer suddenly became a major player on the scene, catching the attention of FBI agent Scott Lawson
This is the dramatic true story of how their worlds collided in a major criminal conspiracy.Jos Trevi o was raised in Nuevo Laredo, a Mexican border town and major smuggling gateway