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A judge who handled 'El Chapo' Guzmán's extradition was killed in Mexico, and the kingpin's lawyer says he had nothing to do with it

Vicente Antonio Bermudez Zacarias, a Mexican federal judge who handled cases related to organized crime, was gunned down by an unknown assailant in Mexico state on Monday morning, dying on the way to the hospital. Bermudez, 37, was shot in the head at point-blank range while jogging near his home in the town of Metepec. The motive behind Bermudez's killing is not yet known, but the judge himself has overseen several cases involving high-profile cartel figures.
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