Police officer who arrested El Chapo’s son ‘executed’

Police officer who arrested El Chapo's son 'executed'
Police officer who arrested El Chapo's son 'executed'

A BRAVE cop who arrested El Chapo’s son – sparking a bloody cartel firefight – has been shot 155 times in a brutal car park execution.

The 30-year-old officer – identified as Eduardo – was killed near a shopping centre in the city of Culiacan in the north-western state of Sinaloa on Wednesday morning.

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Video shows a red car pulling up alongside a white car before at least two men with semiautomatic weapons begin to open fire. The men then return to the red vehicle and flee.

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Crime scene investigators discovered 155 bullet casings at the scene, according to Infobae.com.

Local media report that Eduardo was a member of the operation launched by the Culiacan authorities to arrest El Chapo’s son, Ovidio Guzman, who was detained and released in Sinaloa on 17 October.

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