The Attorney General’s office is going to investigate General Zapateiro regarding possible involvement in politics

The Attorney General’s Office will inform General Eduardo Enrique Zapateiro of the opening and the closing of an investigation preliminary against him regarding possible participation in politics.

The Attorney General’s Office was analyzing various elements prior to making the decision to open an investigation. This included checking that the account was the official account of the Army commander.

Gustavo Petro has examined the evidence and concluded that Zapateiro broke the rules prohibiting citizens of the forces to be a part of an electoral contest.

Then, started the Twitter thread to express his opinion on the presidential candidate. The one that was controversial included his statement “I haven’t seen any general on television who received poor cash.” Gustavo Petro witnessed you receiving money in a garbage can.

Different political sectors pronounced themselves on the subject and offered their views in front of the general’s rifirrafe and the candidate. Keep in that the Office may also conduct an investigation regarding alleged involvement with politics such as Zapateiro’s relationship with mayors in Medellin, Daniel Quintero, Cartagena and William Dau; Bogota’s mayor, Claudia Lopez; Manizales, Carlos Mario Marin; Ibague Andres Hurtado as well as the governor of Caqueta Arnulfo Gasca.