Kate Castillo is raising some eyebrows after a leaked cellphone photo shows the Mexican actress in the company of kidnapped son of drug lord El Chapo. Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán was recaptured in January 2016.
This photo, which has appeared in several Mexican newspapers, shows Castillo, 43, hanging out with Jesus Alfredo Guzman Salazar at an unknown location.
The image was reportedly recovered from a cell phone at the restaurant just one day after Castillo received a reprieve to appear in court in connection with charges of obstruction of justice and money laundering. Continue reading
On the heels of the capture of Joaquin Guzman Loera, aka “El Chapo,” it was discovered the drug lord was in possession of a .50 caliber rifle linked to failed Fast & Furious gun-running program.
The large bore rifle is capable of bringing down a helicopter.
The .50 caliber rifle was designed to take down helicopters and was one of the 1,400 guns agents lost track of during the government’s failed Fast & Furious gun-running program. Continue reading
Drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman has been caught, Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto has confirmed.
Chapo had been on the run since escaping a Mexican prison last year.
This is a developing story. Check back for more details.
Presidential candidate, Donald Trump has contacted the F.B.I. to help investigate death threats made by a man claiming to be the son of escaped Mexican drug lord El Chapo.
The investigation is over a tweet reportedly directed at the billionaire by El Chapo’s son, in which he attacks Trump for commenting his dad is “everything that’s wrong with Mexico.”
The tweet was written in Spanish, with the rough English translation, “Keep f***ing around and I’m gonna make you swallow your bitch words you f***ing whitey milks***tter (that’s a homophobic slur).” h/t tmz
Trump told TMZ, “I’m fighting for much more than myself. I’m fighting for the future of our country which is being overrun by criminals.” He adds, “You can’t be intimidated. It’s too important.”
Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, Mexico’s top drug lord has escaped from a maximum security prison, for the second time.
Guzman, the head of the powerful Sinaloa Cartel, was last seen in the area of the showers in a prison outside of Mexico City.
The National Security Commission said in a statement that Guzman went to the showers shortly before 9 p.m. and wasn’t seen for a while. Continue reading
Emma Coronel is the beauty queen arrested along with El Chapo, Mexico’s most notorious drug lord..
El Chapo was finally apprehended after years on the lamb.. And though the drug lord may have kept a low profile, he still managed to be one large living lamb..
The Mexican Attorney General reported that the operation lasted around a month and was triggered by intelligence that revealed that the kingpin was living in seven different houses which were connected by secret tunnels and sewers. In recent days, the Mexican press published pictures of Mexican Marines lifting sewer covers to look for El Chapo. So far, authorities have seized 97 long arms, 36 handguns, two grenade launchers, one rocket launcher, 43 vehicles (19 of them armored), as well as 16 houses and four ranches. Source.