- Mexican drug lord Joaquín " El Chapo " Guzmán was injured in the face and a leg when he was hit on the run for Mexican security forces. These are the last days very close to come of Guzmán, Mexico suggested Friday .
The search for the in July from a maximum-security prison escaped drug lord has concentrated in recent weeks in the northwest of Mexico, an area not far from Guzman's Sinaloa original home. Mexico is working with international organizations to deal Guzmán.
" As a result of these actions, and in an attempt to avoid being caught, the fugitive in recent days in the rush beaten on the run. He thus, according to our information, injuries to a leg and face ", ushered in a statement from the government in Mexico.
It was stressed that the injuries " are not the result of a direct confrontation ". More details were not given. The escape from 'El Chapo' became world.
One of Mexico's most notorious criminals escaped through a half kilometers long tunnel, where he had access from his cell. Several people were arrested suspected of involvement in the escape.