Following the recent arrest of "Artemio", his potential successor has also reportedly been captured. Walter Diaz Vega, also known as "Freddy", was taken in Huánuco, according to the Peruvian chief of police. He is to be brought to Lima.
Capturan a sucesor de "Artemio" (La Republica)
Peruvian police capture 'Shining Path boss' Walter Diaz (BBC)
Peru Police Capture Shining Path Leader’s Successor (Peruvian Times)