Bodyguard the son of a drug Lord Shorty was shot dead in a clash with Marines

The bodyguard of the son of drug Lord Joaquin Guzman Loery (nickname Shorty), known in Mexico by the bandit shot and killed in a skirmish by his gang with a squad of Marines. On Saturday, April 15, RIA Novosti reported with reference to the Ministry of the Navy of the country.

According to authorities, the incident occurred in the state of Sinaloa: “the Ministry of the Navy of Mexico informs the public that his fighters repelled the attack in the vicinity of the municipality Badiraguato, in Sinaloa, killing the accused named Francisco Javier N”. It is also reported that the person killed is confirmed.

Badiraguato — the birthplace of the Shorty. He is a long time stood at the head of the cartel “Sinaloa”.

In the USA he is accused of committing serious crimes such as murder, trafficking in arms and drugs, money laundering. At the end of October 2016, the Mexican court dismissed five of the protests of protect the Shorty against his extradition to the United States. The American authorities have assured the foreign Ministry of Mexico that in case of extradition of the accused will not be sentenced to death, and on 29 January he was sent from Mexico to the United States

A few years ago, the American Ministry of Finance has blocked all the assets of sons Ivan Guzman and Ovidio and forbade citizens and US companies to carry on with their business. Children of the drug Lord is suspected of involvement in the illegal supply of drugs to the United States.