CHICAGO (CBS) — For the first time prosecutors are laying out some of their evidence against the man once known as Chicago’s public enemy number one.
They say evidence against Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman includes killings, torture, kidnappings and even an attempt to smuggle seven tons of cocaine in cans of jalapeños.READ MORE: Northwestern University Bans All Social Activities At Campus Fraternities Until At Least Mid-October After Reports Of Drugging
Guzman is accused of running an international drug trafficking ring.READ MORE: First There Were Reports Of Thefts, Now Park Ridge Moves To Replace Rusty, Insecure Mail Box
Including a major hub in Chicago.
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Guzman was brought to the U.S. earlier this year and is currently in custody in New York.