The u.s. authorities sold the arrest, extradition, trial and conviction of Joaquín "Chapo" Guzmán as a great blow against the drug trafficking, but the cocaine runs through the streets of the U.S. with the same ease that when the narco world's most famous campaba to their hearts ' content by the mountains of Sinaloa.
The latest proof of this is that it involves agents of the nypd, including some that were related to the trial of the "Chapo". It is the case of Ishmael Bailey , a police veteran of New York, 36 years, and twelve of service, has been arrested this week for drug trafficking.
he Is accused of selling cocaine and of providing security in the transfer of drug between different points in the borough of Queens. He has also been charged with possession of drugs, receiving bribes and improper conduct as a police officer.
The investigations against Bailey ripped off when this was hired to act as bodyguards for Emma Coronel , the last woman of the narco mexican. Colonel used to go almost every day at the trial of her husband, which dragged on for months, in a federal court in Brooklyn. Always serviced, with heel and toe designer clothes, Colonel greeted each day by "Chapo" from the banks to the public.
In any occasion, appeared with escorts. One of them was Bailey, of strict black suit, who accompanied Colonel van luxury to the door of the court. It is not known who hired him or how much he was paid. He did so while continuing to remain a member of the New York city Police, out of hours service. But the matter caught the attention of the Internal Affairs Office and opened an investigation.
Their own peers tended a trap, with undercover police that he was offered to collaborate in the transportation and security of a shipment of cocaine. Bailey fell and now is facing charges that could involve up to fifteen years in prison.Updated Date: 20 September 2019, 19:01