“La Gringuita”: she dated “Chapo” Guzmán for two years without knowing he was the most wanted drug dealer in the world

Joaquin de
Joaquín el “Chapo” Guzmán was sentenced to life imprisonment in July 2019 (Photo: Special)

An alleged ex-girlfriend of Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán Loera came to light in 2017 via some photos that the alleged secret relationship he had with the drug dealer for two yearswhile he was one of the most wanted criminals in the world and was already married to his current wife, Emma Coronel.

The young woman, by name Valeria, who currently lives in the United States, assured that initially Little did she know that her boyfriend was the founder of the Sinaloa Cartel and a refugee from justice, things she found out time after.

Supposedly, Valeria began dating El Chapo when she was a minor, but other versions indicate she was 24 years old. They met in 2009 and he was very fond of her, he called the woman “La Gringuita,” the young woman told the network Univision.

In 2011, Guzmán Loera handed over Valeria to her parents and asked them not to return to Culiacán because he would “steal her again”. Now She lives in California, is married, has three children, and dyed her hair dark, new photos show of the young woman who was announced while Guzmán Loera’s trial was conducted in New York in 2019, but who later removed from Instagram.

The couple met at a party (Picture: El gordo y la flaca / Univision)
The couple met at a party (Picture: El gordo y la flaca / Univision)

An alleged cousin of Valeria revealed to the journalist Nelssie Carrillo details about the relationship and also She asked if they no longer associated her with the drug dealer, as she now has a completely different life. During the time they were together, he lived in the mountains where El Chapo was hiding from the authorities.

Both they would have met at a party, as revealed by the program UnivisionEl Gordo y la Flaca ”, the same person who released photos of the couple.

She revealed her affair with “El Chapo” after he was extradited to New York prosecution for drug trafficking, money laundering and illegal possession of weapons.

El Chapo Guzmán married Emma Coronel in 2007When she was 18 years old and he was 50 years old, so during the time he dated Valeria he was twice his age and he was already married.

The youth He declined to give the network an interview to give details of the romance, only convinced it was a thing of the past.

Valeria told the TV station that since the relationship ended, he had lost contact with the drug dealer.

If there was a weakness you always had Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán, leader of the Sinaloa cartel, it was the women.

For them he was taken prisoner twice. Even the special bodies of the Navy Secretariat and Mexican Federal Police who routinely re-arrested him in 2016 track the movements of your most recent partner.

Mónica Ramírez, a criminologist who had the opportunity to interview him on several occasions, described him as a man “addicted to women”. Before her, the drug dealer acknowledged having been married three times and had ten children.

The relationship lasted for two years (Picture: screenshot / Univision)
The relationship lasted for two years (Picture: screenshot / Univision)

The first in 1997, with Alejandrina Maria Salazar Hernandez, mother of César, Iván Archivaldo, Alejandrina Giselle and Jesús Alfredo. The second, with Griselda López PérezHe also had four children with her: Joaquín, who is known to have studied business administration; Edgar, performed in Culiacán in 2008; Ovidio and Karla Pérez Rojo. And the third, with Emma colonel, whom she married in 2013 when she was 18 and he was 49; She is the mother of two 7-year-old girls.

Another link that caused a lot of controversy was met Kate del Castillo, Mexican actress in Hollywood, who took an important place in Guzmán Loera’s life after a meeting in 2015 that also involved actor and director Sean Penn, with whom he planned to conduct a film project about his life.

Both maintained contact via the text messageswho made themselves known and said to him in Castillo: “I am too moved that you tell me that you take care of me, nobody has ever taken care of me ”.

Nevertheless, Kate del Castillo assured that there was never a relationship.

Thanks to the communication he had with the actress, the drug trafficker was able to be traced by the Mexican and American authorities.


Who is “El Boto”, the protagonist of the Trojan whites recruiting minors for the “narco war” in Michoacán

Violence in Guerrero: Four bodies were found on the Chilapa-Atlixtac highway