Joaquin El Chapo Guzman, El Chapo, Drug Enforcement Administration discussed on Front Burner
Joaquin El Chapo Guzman is known as one of the most infamous drug lords in history us the most wanted men in Mexico was widely believed he bought immunity by corrupting. Mexico's law enforcement amiss grew that he was untouchable, according to you as prosecutors the alleged cartel kingpin Randall largest drug trafficking organization in the world. Police executed and journalists assassinated are directly connected to the wrath of his Sinoloa cartel. Prosecutors say I'll Chapo imported were than two hundred tons of illegal drugs into the US. The prosecution said Guzman shipped so much cocaine into the US that each citizen would have their own line of it. And now he's answering for that in an American court, El Chapo criminal trial. It began this week in Brooklyn. He's facing seventeen charges from drug trafficking to money laundering to conspiracy to commit murder. He's pled not guilty on all counts. His defense team or doing the witnesses slated to come forward for the prosecution will. Be killers these drug dealers. This is a long time coming for those who spent years trying to bring Chapa Justice with some close calls to unbelievable prison breaks and surprise Hollywood ending involving the actor Sean Penn today, I'm speaking with a man who led the hunt for El Chapo and asking how exactly he evaded the law for so long when I was at the Drug Enforcement Administration. There was no bigger fish to catch. He was he was at the top. That's coming up on front burner..