The Attorney General’s office plans to investigate General Zapateiro regarding his possible involvement in politics. will notify General Eduardo Enrique Zapateiro (Army commander) of the opening of an investigation about his involvement in political activities. This comes after the controversy-inducing trills in which he made reference to Gustavo Petro as a presidential candidate. was analyzing several elements before making the decision to launch an investigation in the preliminary stage, which included verifying that it was indeed the official account of the Army commander.

After consulting with disciplinary experts, the Public Prosecutor’s Office believes that there are sufficient merits to conclude that Zapateiro violated the rules that stop members of public force from taking a position that is hostile or participating in an electoral campaign.

General Zapateiro addressed the candidate via Twitter. Zapateiro also wrote a controversial post in which he stated “I haven’t seen any general receive unjustified money on television.” Colombians have seen you take money out of the garbage bag.

gustavo petro pronounced themselves on the issue and presented their point of view before the general’s rifirrafe and the candidate. The Office will also investigate allegations of political involvement. includes Zapateiro to mayors, Daniel Quintero and Cartagena, William Dau; Claudia Lopez, Bogota mayor; Carlos Mario Marin, Manizales; Ibague Andres Hurtado and Caqueta Arnulfo Gasca governor, and many more.