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The wife of El Chapo, the Mexican drug kingpin, was arrested in Virginia and charged with helping her husband run his criminal empire.

Monday, February 22, 2021 6:18 PM EST

Emma Coronel Aispuro, a former beauty queen, had been under investigation by U.S. federal authorities for being an accomplice to her husband Joaquín Guzmán Loera, best known as El Chapo, who was convicted at a trial in Brooklyn in 2019 of masterminding a huge drug conspiracy and was subsequently sentenced to life in prison.
The New York Times