Interior Minister, Jose Serrano, through his Twitter account announced the recapture of Alberto Forty Aguas, aka “Gordo Alberto”, who had been arrested by Peruvian police. The circumstances of his arrest have not been specified so far.
According to the police report, Forty, who had a $ 100,000 reward on his capture, is an expert in assault and robbery, especially armored vehicles.
Forty is also accused of involvement in the murder of Police Corporal Juan Carlos Bolanos Arevalo, recorded on January 3, 2005, in Guayaquil.
The detainee is number 11 of the 18 inmates who escaped, on last February 11, from Guayaquil maximum-security prison known as La Roca. Police reiterated that the search continues for the remaining 7 fugitives.