Video: Captured Mexican drug lord knew top capos

Federal Police escort Texas-born fugitive Edgar Valdez Villarreal, alias "the Barbie," center, during his presentation to the press in Mexico City, Tuesday Aug. 31, 2010. Valdez, the third major suspected drug lord to fall in Mexico in the past 10 months, is wanted in the United States for allegedly smuggling tons of cocaine and inside Mexico and is blamed for a brutal turf war that has included bodies hung from bridges, decapitations and shootouts as he and a rival fought for control of the divided Beltran Leyva cartel. (AP Photo/Alexandre Meneghini)

September 1, 2010 7:30:24 AM PDT
A former Texas high school football player and petty street dealer who allegedly rose to become one of Mexico's most savage assassins says he personally knew the country's top drug lords and shipped cocaine from Colombia through Panama.