Blanca Estela Aispuro Aispuro got in the spotlight as a celebrity parent. She is not necessarily famous for all the right reasons. Her daughter, Emma Cornel Aispuro, a former teenage beauty queen, is also the wife of one of Mexico’s most-wanted drug lords, Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, until his arrest. El Chapo was tried and sentenced to life in prison. As if that wasn’t troubling enough for the family, Emma Coronel Aispuro was arrested in the United States in February 2021.
What led to Estela’s daughter’s imprisonment? What was the verdict? Keep reading to get answers on these and more details about the family.
All there is to Know About Blanca Estela Aispuro Aispuro
Blanca Estela Aispuro Aispuro kept her life under the radar, and little information is known about her life. However, we know she is the wife of Ines Coronel Barreras, a convicted drug lord and former leader of the Sinaloa-based criminal group Sinola Cartel. Estela is the mother of Emma Cornel Aispuro. Her daughter married Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, a former leader of the Sinola Cartel and one of Mexico’s most wanted men. Keep reading to learn more about the husband and daughter of Blanca Estela.
Blanca Estela Aispuro Aispuro Husband
Ines Coronel Barreras was born in Canelas, Durango, Mexico on 21 January 1968. He also goes by El Uno (The One) and El Suegro (The-Father-in-Law). Coronel was a cattle rancher in the rural community of La Angostura, Canelas, Durango. According to people from the local area, he cultivated marijuana and opium poppies on the farm.
In January 2013, the United States Department of the Treasury sanctioned him for his involvement with the Sinaloa Cartel’s illicit activities and drug trafficking. The Mexican Federal Police arrested him in April 2013 alongside his son Ines Omar Coronel Aispuro and three others. There were rumors that Coronel broke out of prison in May 2014 with several other inmates, but the Mexican government disputed the story as fake.
On 28 April 2017, a Sonora federal judge found Coronel guilty of marijuana trafficking and possessing military-exclusive firearms. The verdict was ten years in prison.
Blanca Estela Aispuro Aispuro’s Daughter
Born Emma Modesta Coronel Aispuro on 2 July 1989, she is a former Coffee and Guava Festival, beauty queen. she grew up in the remote village of La Angostura, Durango with her parents Estela and Coronel Barreras. She met Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman during a party she hosted, and they reportedly agreed to marry that day.
Emma gave birth to twin girls in the summer of 2011 at Antelope Valley Hospital. Guzma’s name was left out of the girls’ birth certificate because he was a wanted criminal. She attended the courtroom almost every day of her husband’s trial in 2016. Her husband was sentenced to life imprisonment in 2019 for several criminal charges related to his leadership of the Sinaloa Cartel.
In February 2021, Emma was arrested for her involvement with her husband’s drug distribution deals and money laundering. She pleaded guilty to the charges and was sentenced to three years in November 2021.
The fate of her children remains unsure as she serves her sentence.
Blanca Estela Aispuro Aispuro did her part raising her daughter, but since the apple didn’t fall far from the tree, Emma found her way in the dirt. We can only wish her daughters well as they await their mother’s release in three years.