Alleged Honduras kingpin, Wilter Blanco Ruiz, wanted by US was captured in Costa Rica on Tuesday, November 22, in Belen de Heredia. Photo Ministerio de Seguridad Pública (MSP)
Q COSTA RICA NEWS – The alleged head of one of the most powerful drug trafficking groups in Honduras has been captured in Costa Rica.
In a joint operation, the Drug Control Police (PCD) and Directorate of Intelligence and National Security (DIS) – Costa Rica’s version of the Secret Service – arrested on Tuesday, November 22, Wilter Blanco Ruiz, in Belen de Heredia.
According to the report by La Nacion, Blanco entered Costa Rica by way of Limon a month ago, and for 15 days was followed by DIS agents.
Costa Rica’s DIS – secret servcie agents – had followed Blanco