POSTED: Monday, August 2, 2010 - 10:32pm
UPDATED: Thursday, December 30, 2010 - 9:48pm
There are reports out of Arizona that the Juarez cartel is offering one million dollars for execution of Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio.
Arpaio, as you know is the often called the toughest Sheriff in the country.
According to various reports, the bounty was offered via text message that went out over the weekend in Phoenix.
Officials with the Sheriff's Department in Maricopa County tells the NBC station in Phoenix that they do not know for sure whether the threat is really from the Juarez cartel but they do know that it was made from a cell phone in Mexico.