(Tijuano´s note: This story has just been published, reports can be read on several news outlets including ZETA, El Universal and others, as soon as more info is available I´m sure you´ll read it here)
Joaquin Guzman Loera aka "Chapo Guzman" escaped Federal "Maximum Security" prison No. 1 Altiplano, The National Security Council confirmed his escape.
According to the Council, "At 20:52 of today (Saturday 11th), Joaquin Guzman Loera was seen in the Permanent Video Recording System of the Federal Prison Altiplano 1, where he was seen entering the showers area in the 20th room of aisle 2, where they usually, besides taking showers, clean their belongings".
"When it was noticed he had been too long out of sight, they entered the cell, which was empty, immediately prompting the alerts regarding his possible escape".
The corresponding protocol was initiated confirming the escape of Guzman Loera.
It was informed "In response to this situation a search operation has been launched in the nearby area and roads in the nearest states. Operation in the Toluca Airport have been suspended".
Joaquin Guzman escaped before from "Maximum Security" Puente Grande Prison on January 18th, 2001.
SOURCE: El Universal