In latest showdown, notorious fugitive ‘El Chapo’ injured but still on the run
Fugitive drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, a thorn in the side of both Mexican and United States law enforcement, has evaded capture once again.
On Friday, the Mexican government announced that Guzman escaped the clutches of police after they tracked him to the mountains of northwestern Mexico. He fled as police approached his hideout, the New York Times reported.
He apparently did not escape unharmed in the latest operation, however. A statement by Mexico’s Security Cabinet said officials think the legendary drug lord injured a leg and his face fleeing Mexican marines in the rugged terrain Read more…