MEXICO CITY (AP) — One of the notorious Arellano Felix brothers was deported from the United States back to Mexico after serving most of a 15-year prison sentence, but he was promptly re-arrested when he arrived in his homeland Monday. Prosecutors in Mexico said Eduardo Arellano Felix was handed over...
The United States has handed former Tijuana drug cartel boss Eduardo Arellano Félix back to México, where he was re-arrested. Arellano Félix, known as ‘The Doctor,’ was released last week from a federal prison in Pennsylvania where he was serving a 15-year sentence for money laundering and conspiracy, to which he pleaded guilty in May 2013.
Mexican officials said he would not be deported following prison release Wednesday
Eduardo Arellano Félix, who once helped lead an eponymous Tijuana drug cartel alongside his brothers, is set to be released from prison Wednesday after serving the majority of his 15-year sentence. But where he goes next is unclear. On Tuesday, Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said his government was informed...