At the request of the Prosecutor’s Office, a judge issued a detention measure against César Enrique Borja Cantillo, for his alleged responsibility in the death of a 73-year-old man.
The facts took place on March 21 of this year in Los Corales neighborhood of the municipality of Barrancabermeja (Santander), when apparently the arrested person attacked the victim with a firearm, who, due to the severity of the injuries, died in a hospital.
CTI officers collected extensive evidence against Borja Cantillo, 19 years old, which allowed the issuance of an arrest warrant against him on November 22.
The Prosecutor’s Office charged him with aggravated homicide and illegal possession of firearms. He did not plead guilty.
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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