The magnificence queen wife of drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman appears solemn in her newly-released mugshot, as she faces life behind bars following her arrest on drug trafficking charges Monday.
Emma Coronel Aispuro, 31, is set to appear before a federal judge in Washington, D.C., at midday Tuesday. She faces life in jail if convicted on the charges, a spokesperson for the Department of Justice stated.
Coronel was booked on Monday into an area jail in Alexandria, Virginia, which has a take care of the US Marshals to home federal inmates, a spokesperson stated.
She was busted Monday at Dulles Airport in Northern Virginia on charges of taking part in a conspiracy to distribute cocaine, methamphetamine, heroin and marijuana for importation into the US.
She’s additionally accused of scheming to help orchestrate her hubby’s elaborate July 11, 2015 escape from Altiplano jail in Mexico.
Coronel, a twin US-Mexico citizen married Guzman in 2007, and was a continuing fixture at his high-profile Brooklyn trial two years in the past. He was sentenced to life in prison in July 2019.
Additional reporting by Tamar Lapin
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