The information was released on Monday February 22 by the United States Department of Justice. Emma Coronel Aispuro is suspected of being involved in international drug trafficking.
Emma Coronel Aispuro (31) is the wife of Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo“Guzman. Suspected of being involved in a narcotics ring, she was arrested at Washington International Airport (United States), Monday February 22, announced the US authorities.
Mexican and American, the 30-something is accused of participating in a conspiracy to distribute cocaine, methamphetamine, heroin and marijuana for importation into United States, media reports.
This woman would also be accused of having participated in the operation to escape her husband from a Mexican prison in July 2015. “El Chapo“had escaped through a tunnel leading to the shower of his cell. Emma Coronel Aispuro is scheduled to appear before a US federal judge on Tuesday, February 23.
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