Post Profile

Mexican judge who handled 'El Chapo' appeals Is killed

A judge in Mexico who oversaw appeals in some high-profile cases, including that of drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, has been killed, reports The Independent. SEE ALSO: Scientists make incredible find in Great Pyramid Vicente Antonio Bermudez Zacarias was reportedly jogging outside his home on Monday when he was shot in the head. Video footage of the purported assassination is believed to show a darkly clothed person approaching the judge from behind then shooting him at point-blank range before fleeing.
read more

See more about: El Chapo

Related Posts

Judge sets Mexican trial for 'El Chapo' in motion

News : The Newsroom

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A judge has ruled that drug kingpin Joaquin Guzman will stay for the immediate future in Mexico, where authorities say there is no chance that the man known as "El Chapo" will escape his cell in the nation's highe...

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

Politics : Business Insider: Politix

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 ...

Judge Who Presided Over Drug Lord 'El Chapo' Appeals Gunned Down

News : Huffington Post

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A Mexican federal judge who presided over appeals from high-profile drug kingpins in recent years was fatally shot in the head outside his home on Monday, authorities said. Judge Vicente Bermudez handled seve...

Mexican Judge in 'El Chapo' Case Executed on Street Outside Home

Pop Culture / Celebrity : Jezebel

A federal judge who heard legal challenges from lawyers for a number of accused drug kingpins—including Sinaloa kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, who Sean Penn profiled for Rolling Stone earlier this year—was shot and killed while ...

Judge Who Oversaw Drug Kingpins' Appeals Shot Dead

News / Crime : Crime & Courts from Newser

The Mexican federal judge who handled the appeals of drug kingpins Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman and Miguel Trevino was shot dead outside his house Monday, Reuters reports. Mexico's president has ordered the country's attorney general t...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC