Edgardo Leyva Escandon, alias 24 has worked with Mexico's Tijuana Cartel, also known as the Arellano Felix Organization (AFO), since 1994, and is a specialist in arms and security.


According to the United States government, 24 has worked as a sniper, contract killer and arms supplier for the group. In October 2009, his assests were frozen under the King Pin Act, and the US Department of State has offered a $2 million reward for information leading to his arrest.