At the request of the Prosecutor’s office a judge issued a prison sentence against Rodrigo Acuña Gaona, for his alleged responsibility in the death of a 24-year-old man.

The facts took place on March 30, 2024 in the El Porvenir rural area, in Carmen del Chucurí (Santander), when defendant, 61 years old, in the middle of a fight allegedly wounded the victim with a knife who consequently died in a hospital.

The Prosecutor’s Office charged him with aggravated homicide; however, he did not plead guilty.

Acuña Gaona was arrested by the Police the same day that facts took place in a house where he remained hidden.

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.