Drug lord ‘El Chapo’ went back and forth between Mexico and U.S. after prison break, daughter says

Escape artist and drug kingpin Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán made two furtive visits to the last year while he was on the lam, his daughter has told the Guardian in an exclusive interview.

Rosa Isela Guzmán Ortiz, 39, a U.S. citizen, said her father sneaked into California to visit her in late 2015 at the large, five-bedroom home he purchased for her and her four children, the location of which was not disclosed. According to the Guardian, Guzmán Ortiz owns a chain of small businesses, but she insisted that any money she received from her father was clean.

Asked how her father managed to cross the heavily patrolled U.S. border with Mexico —

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