Many of the killings of foreigners occurred in the streets of El Poblado, Laureles and Belen
TODAY COLOMBIA – In the Medellin morgue lies corpse a foreigner who was kidnapped at the end of October in a Poblado commercial centre. According to the outgoing commander of the Metropolitan Police, General José Gerardo Acevedo, the case is related to the collection of money by drug trafficking networks.
He added that, apparently, this person was a bridge between drug traffickers from the United States and Medellín.
The body was found buried, without documents, last December 16 in a wooded area of the Santa Elena district, bordering with Santo Domingo in northeastern Medellin.
In the past year, in Aburrá Valley and the municipality of Santo Domingo, 15 foreigners have been killed: nine