Sinaloa Cartel Kingpin Escapes From Mexican Prison Through Tunnel

Brendan O'Connor · 07/12/15 08:40AM

On Sunday, Mexico’s top police official, Commissioner Monte Alejandro Rubido, announced that drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, kingpin of the Sinaloa Cartel, had escaped from maximum security prison through a hatch in his cell’s shower that opened to a mile-long tunnel.