The Office of the Prosecutor and the Police conducted raids in Guayaquil and detained Marco G., Luis M. and Carlos P., judges of the Provincial Court of Guayas currently suspended, allegedly involved in the crime of malfeasance.
The action of the agents was carried out in buildings of Samborondón, 9 de Octubre and Cordillera del Cóndor.
The judges issued a writ of habeas corpus in favor of Julia M., wife of alias “Gerald”, who was released despite an abbreviated procedural sentence for organized crime against her.
The detainees were transferred to Quito, where the hearing to formulate charges will be held in the next hours, which will be attended by the Attorney General, Carlos Baca.
Julia M.G. He was released from prison on April 14, but three days later, on the night of April 17, the woman was recaptured in Jaramijó (Manabí) in the “Revancha” operation, executed by agents of the Counter-Narcotics Investigation Unit (UIAN).
Gustavo Jalkh, said on Tuesday that a disciplinary file was opened to determine if in this case, the judges committed an “inexcusable error.”
Washington P. alias “Gerald” or “Ecuadorian Pablo Escobar” is considered the largest drug trafficker in the country and lieutenant of alias “Guacho”. He was arrested in Colombia and later extradited to the United States. (I)