Daughter of Mexico drug lord Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman held in San Diego on immigration charge-Mexico Institute in the News

Oct 17, 2012

AP, 10/16/2012

 The daughter of one of the world's most sought-after drug lords has been charged with trying to enter the United States on someone else's passport, U.S. officials said, becoming the latest family member to become ensnared in U.S. courts. Alejandrina Gisselle Guzman Salazar, 31, was arrested Friday at San Diego's San Ysidro port of entry.

"You kind of surmise that there's some family connection back to Southern California,"

Eric Olson, associate director of the Wilson Center's Mexico Institute said of the daughter's arrest.

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