One of world’s most powerful criminals, treated as a hero in Mexico

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One of world's most powerful criminals, treated as a hero in Mexico2

Notorious drug kingpin Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman is known for heading one of the most powerful criminal organizations in the world, from his base in Mexico.

In his home state of Sinaloa, he is seen as a community leader though, and enjoys folk hero-style status.

CCTV America’s Martin Markovits reports.

One of world\'s most powerful criminals, treated as a hero in Mexico

One of world\'s most powerful criminals, treated as a hero in Mexico

Notorious drug kingpin Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman is known for heading one of the most powerful criminal organizations in the world, from his base in Mexico. In his home state of Sinaloa, he is seen as a community leader though, and enjoys folk hero-style status. CCTV America's Martin Markovits reports.