The Mexican Navy has release dramatic video of an intense gunbattle between Mexican Marines and drug cartel gunmen during a raid to capture the Drug Kingpin Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán Loera.
The battle involved assault rifles, machine guns and hand grenades. Many weapons were recovered from the gunmen including rocket launchers.
5 gunmen were killed and 6 were arrested. One Marine was wounded but expected to recover from his wounds.
They were unable to catch Guzmán during this video, but the raid provided assistance which ultimately led to his capture.
Chapo was arrested on January 8, 2016.