US offers $5 million for Mexican drug lord “El Chapo Isidro

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MEXICO CITY -- The U.S. government has announced a $5 million reward for information leading to the arrest of Mexican drug lord Fausto Isidro Meza Flores.

He heads the Meza Flores drug cartel, which is named after him. He is better known by his nickname “El Chapo Isidro,” with “Chapo" being a slang word for a short person.

Meza Flores is not a relative or associate of convicted drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo” Guzman.

The reward was announced Friday.