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Mexican security forces launched a massive manhunt for drug kingpin Joaquin 'Chapo' Guzman today after the crime boss went from being the country's top prisoner to No. 1 fugitive after escaping from a maximum-security prison on Saturday night. Police and soldiers set up roadblocks, and closed the airport in a frantic attempt to net the head of the Sinaloa cartel. Here's what the first 24 hours looked like in the area surrounding the Altiplano prison, in central Mexico.

The Mexican army and the federal police search vehicles at a checkpoint in the Toluca/Mexico City highway.
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Mexican marines drive towards Toluca to aid search efforts.
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Residents from Santa Juana, the town where Chapo’s mile-long tunnel led.
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Police patrol the area around Santa Juana.
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A policeman stands next to the warehouse where Chapo's tunnel ended. According to residents, the warehouse was built a few months ago, but people say they never saw any dump trucks moving removing dirt from the tunnel.
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Police and forensic teams inspect the warehouse.
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A police and military checkpoint.
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Attorney General Arely Gomez adresses the media. She said 30 prison employees are being questioned.
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Police roadblock
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Related coverage:

• Check out Fusion's Drug Wars, airing Wednesdays on Fusion at 9:30pm ET

• WATCH: New footage of Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' moments before he escaped from prison

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• 7 things you need to know about El Chapo's prison break

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