El Chapo Longest Drug Smuggling Tunnel Discovered in US
El Chapo whose real name is Joaquín Archivaldo Guzmán Loera.
He is considered to have been the most powerful drug trafficker in the world.
His Net worth as of 2016 is $14 billion.
The U.S authorities announced on Wednesday, of discovering the longest cross-border drug tunnel in history,
stretching nearly one mile from the Tijuana airport, Mexico, into the United States.
with an extensive rail-and-cart system to rapidly transport drugs, forced-air ventilation
and high-voltage electrical cables and panels.
The tunnel also had an elevator at its entrance and a complex drainage system.
The 4,300ft passage is believed to have been built by El Chapo’s Sinaloa cartel.
Cardell Morant of San Diego customs said:
“The sophistication and length of this tunnel demonstrates the time-consuming efforts
cross-national criminal organizations will undertake to facilitate cross-border smuggling.”
Reports have it that El Chapo sent some of his cartel to Germany to learn how to construct such