At the request of a special prosecutor from the Sectional Office in Quindío a judge sent 10 alleged members of Los Ausentes criminal network to prison. They were allegedly involved in the sale of creepy-type marijuana in the municipality of Quimbaya.

According to the investigation, at least since September 2021, the defendants allegedly distributed the illegal substance in Buenos Aires, González, Obrero and Agualinda de Quimbaya neighborhoods, in addition, it is believed that they were using minors to transport the illegal substances.

During the development of the investigation carried out by the CTI, the seizure of more than 460 kilos of the illegal substance was achieved.

The defendants were charged, according to their responsibility, with conspiracy to commit an aggravated crime; aggravated drug trafficking, manufacture or possession; illicit destination of personal or real estate properties and use of minors in the commission of crime.

The Office of the Attorney General makes this information public for reasons of general interest.

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The information contained in this press release corresponds to the narration of the objective news provided by the officials in charge of carrying out criminal investigations within the Office of the Attorney General. By the time this communication is disclosed, the legal status of the people mentioned is still pending to be resolved by the competent judicial authority, always under the presumption of innocence contemplated by Article 29 of the Political Constitution and Article 7 of Law 906 of 2004.