The mayor of Buenaventura and other nine people will appear before a judge (Juez de Garantías) and will be charged with execution of contracts without compliance of the legal requirements and embezzlement, among others

The mayor of Bueneventura, Eliécer Arboleda Torres, 3 secretaries and 2 judicial chief infrastructure officers, among other people, were arrested in Buenaventura, Cali (Valle del Cauca) and Popayán (Cauca) after they allegedly took possession of $5.104’000.000 Colombian pesos  that were intended to improve the infrastructure of the sole hospital of the city , Luis Ablanque de la Plata.