Family of Colombian man extradited to U.S. claims negligence in his death while incarcerated

Posted on November 18, 2011 • Filed under: Colombia, Crime, Drug Activity, Police/Military Activity, United States

The family of Sincelejo merchant, John Alexander Mejia Gallego, extradited in May this year the United States, reported on his death in a Florida prison, and denounced the lack of medical care by the system, as responsible.
John Alexander Mejia, 29, law student at a university in the capital of Sucre, was captured in May 2010 as part of Operation Dolphin and jailed in Bogota for over a year, said his wife Iliana Ibanez Mesa. Read Article

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