• El Chapo Wanted to Kill IT Expert Who Later Helped FBI, Witness Says

    5 monthes ago - By Time

    A former associate of the Mexican drug lord known as El Chapo says the kingpin wanted a computer tech who betrayed his cartel killed.
    Alex Cifuentes made the allegation on Monday at the U.S. trial of Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman. Cifuentes once lived with Guzman at a mountaintop hideout while they were in the cocaine-trafficking business together.
    The witness testified that Guzman told him in 2012 that the tech needed to be tracked down and killed for giving authorities information on Cifuentes' drug dealer brother. The hit never happened and the tech ended up helping the FBI collect scores...
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  • Witness at US trial says El Chapo wanted informant killed

    5 monthes ago - By The Seattle Times

    NEW YORK - A former associate of the Mexican drug lord known as El Chapo says the kingpin wanted a computer tech who betrayed his cartel killed. Alex Cifuentes made the allegation on Monday at the U.S. trial of Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman. Cifuentes once lived with Guzman at a mountaintop hideout while they...
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