Elusive Drug Lord Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman Captured!
Elusive Drug Lord Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman Captured!
By Latina Staff | 02/24/2014 - 09:12

A raid early Saturday morning in the Mexican Pacific beach resort town of Mazatlan lead to the capture of one of the world's most wanted drug lords, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman.


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Man With Legs Taken by Mexican Drug Cartel Cycles for Asylum
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 11/04/2013 - 10:12

In 2011, a businessman by the name of Carlos Gutiérrez fell victim to a vicious attack by drug cartels in the Mexican state of Chihuahua.

For months Gutiérrez, who lived in the northern state with his wife and two children, was being extorted by the Juárez cartel for up to $10,000 a month. He made the payments continuously, but eventually could not keep up with the high demands of the cartel members.


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