Jury Hears Details of Tunnel Escape From ‘El Chapo’ Mistress

Short of the drug kingpin himself, there are not many people who could testify about running with Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman through the tunnels he’s famously accused of using both to move drugs and escape authorities. But over three days on a New York witness stand, 29-year-old Lucero Guadalupe Sanchez did just that.

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Sinaloa Cartel’s IT Guy Testifies in ‘El Chapo’ Trial

In February 2011, Colombian tech prodigy and Sinaloa Cartel IT guy Christian Rodriguez showed up to a meeting in Bogota with someone he thought was a Russian organized crime figure. The guy wanted to hire Rodriguez, only in his mid-twenties at the time, to encrypt his communications, he thought. Nothing new; he’d been asked to do this before.

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