The pilot who transported the drug lord Joaquín “Chapo” Guzmán after his escape and five other people were arrested, announced Wednesday, October 21 Mexican authorities. This is “a historical drivers of the criminal organization led by Guzman Loera (” El Chapo “), which, in addition to the escape of the leader of the cartel Sinaloa “ participating in the air transport of the drug, said the general procurator Arely Gomez at a press conference in Mexico City.
Those arrested also included the brother-El Chapo would have supervised the construction of the tunnel through which the powerful drug trafficker escaped from a maximum security prison on July 11, near the capital. Guzman had escaped through a tunnel of 1.5 km, traveling on a motorcycle attached to the rails and opening into a house under construction in the fields.
The authorities charged three prison guards after the escape of Joaquin Guzman, evasion was a serious blow to President Enrique Peña Nieto, who had achieved notable success. In the fight against the drug cartels at the beginning of its mandate.