The Attorney General’s office will investigate General Zapateiro to determine if he is involved in politics

On April 25, this Monday the Attorney General’s Office will notify the Army general in charge General Eduardo Enrique Zapateiro, of the opening of an investigation into Zapateiro for possible involvement in politics, following the controversy-inducing trills in which he mentions presidential candidate Gustavo Petro .

Before launching a preliminary investigation prior to opening a preliminary probe, the Attorney General’s Office examined several elements. confirmed that it was the official account given by the Army commander. has examined the evidence and concluded that General Zapateiro violated the rules that prohibit members of the public security force from being able to be a part of an electoral contest.

General Zapateiro addressed the candidate on Twitter. wrote a controversial thread in which he said “I have not seen any generals receiving unjustified money on television.” gustavo petro saw you receive money in a trash can.

Different political parties spoke out about the topic and offered their points of view to the general’s Rifirrafe. Keep in mind that the Office is also investigating allegations of political involvement. For instance Zapateiro’s letter addressed the mayors at Medellin, Daniel Quintero; Cartagena William Dau Claudia Lopez; the mayor of Bogota Claudia Lopez; and the Manizales Carlos Mario Marin. The Ibague Andres Hurtado to the governor of Caqueta Arnulfo Gasca.