U.S. jury reaches verdict in trial of ‘El Chapo’ Guzman: court official


FILE PHOTO: FILE PHOTO: Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman is escorted by soldiers during a presentation in Mexico City, Jan. 8, 2016. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo/File Photo

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A U.S. jury has reached a verdict in the drug-trafficking trial of Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman, a court official said on Tuesday.

Guzman, 61, is charged with 10 criminal counts, including drug trafficking and engaging in a criminal enterprise as leader of Mexico’s Sinaloa Cartel.

Reporting by Jonathan Stempel; Editing by Alistair Bell

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