Mexican government frees son “El Chapo”, It is operating after sparking shootouts in Sinaloa

Editorial Dept. Voz de la Diaspora

#Mexico After a failed operating capture, It is triggering a fierce clash between soldiers and drug traffickers on the streets of Culiacán, In Sinaloa, Mexico's government freed the son of the famous drug trafficker, Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman Loera.

Mexican security forces tried to stop Ovidio Guzman Lopez, alias “Mouse”, son of “El Chapo”, sought to be extradited to United States, which recently he sentenced Guzman Loera, for crimes related to drug trafficking.

In armed conflict, that paralyzed the city, Five men died, Authorities reported that as members of the Sinaloa Cartel, a member of the Mexican Navy, one civilian and one of the detainees who escaped before the confrontation.

This confrontation provoked severe criticism of the government of President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, because the Mexican security forces were overcome in force by members of the cartel and the streets of Sinaloa, They looked like a battlefield.

On Friday, in a conference with local media, Lopez Obrador, said authorities had to release because the son of drug lord “They were at risk many citizens, many humans” and before the decision to release Guzman, the president agreed.

“The mouse” He was arrested in a house in the city, but was released by the authorities themselves, for “pacify Culiacán”, who suffered violent actions and armed clashes at several points.

The Ministry of Security and Civil Protection reported that due to the reaction obtained by the operating, all activities were suspended this, in order to protect the tranquility of the people and "protect lives" of Mexicans.

According to the official version, It was at about 3 thirty in the afternoon,  a patrol, of 30 and military guards surrounding the area, It was attacked from a house.

Federal agents, says the report, They responded to the attack and took control of the house. In the House, the military found the son of “El Chapo” and three others, alleged members of the Sinaloa Cartel.

Faced with the threat and military presence in the house “Mouse”, several members of the cartel surrounded the building and caused panic around, to lobby and seek to rescue the son of drug lord.

Hours and about confrontation, President Lopez Obrador, They announced that the security cabinet met to determine what action will be taken.

According to local media report, This operation to capture the son of “El Chapo”, He provoked the violent response of drug traffickers in the city. Even they talk that is the most aggressive response of a criminal group, in the history of Mexico, in recent years, against the Mexican Navy.

Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, He was sentenced to life imprisonment last July in a court of Brooklyn, a New York, to keep a certain way and continues in a criminal organization, and causing the death of many people.

“El Chapo” He was extradited to United States, after escaping twice from maximum security prisons in Mexico. According to the US government, In addition to leading the famous Sinaloa Cartel, drug trafficker managed to make a fortune 12.7 millions of dollars, from drug trafficking.