Like El Chapo last month, one of his top cronies has been arrested by police. That person is none other than El Chapo-led Sinaloa cartel member Guadalupe Fernández Valencia, who’s been described as the drug kingpin’s “financial operator,” a woman who may or may not have signed off on El Chapo’s penis surgery while on the run and the order of tacos that would lead to his capture. Though we’re sure she was busy running other important finances.
Mexican marines had barely faced down .50-caliber sniper guns and a loaded grenade launcher to recapture the world’s most notorious drug lord when the calls started coming: Extradite Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman to the United States. And soon.
It sounds like Mexican authorities are getting closer to Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, the convicted cartel kingpin who disappeared through a hole in the shower floor of his maximum security prison cell in July.
Top drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman has done what Mexican authorities promised would not happen again after his re-capture last year — escaped for a second time from a maximum security prison.