Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is being singled out for his role as leader of the powerful Sinaloa cartel, which supplies the bulk of narcotics sold in the city, according to the Chicago Crime Commission and the U.
After six months on the run, Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman will return to the same maximum security prison he escaped from last year. Guzman used an elaborate underground tunnel to break out of a federal prison in July.
Late last night, Mexican drug agents finally captured ruthless billionaire fugitive drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman at a resort in Mazatlan. El Chapo was the head of the Sinaloa cartel, the most powerful drug organization in the world.
El Chapo's Arrest Shows Growth of US-Mexican Trust
In tiny mountain hamlets where Chapo grew up in poverty, locals say the kingpin visited his mother several times between his spectacular jailbreak in July and his dramatic recapture last Friday that has left some feeling abandoned.