Mexico Just Recaptured El Chapo, the World’s Most Notorious Drug Lord

Mission accomplished, says the country's president.

Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto announced on Twitter Friday that the infamous drug kingpin and expert tunneler Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán had been captured.

"Mission accomplished: we have him," Nieto tweeted. "I want to inform Mexicans that Joaquín Guzmán Loera has been detained."

Guzmán was arrested a week before "Chapo: El Escape del Siglo," a film detailing his historic escape, was set to premiere in up to 300 Mexican theaters.

El Chapo's most recent escape from a Mexican jail made international headlines last summer because of the incredibly sophisticated and intricate tunnels he used to break free.