U.S. Embassy Issues Travel Warning for Citizens in Bogotá, Colombia

Posted on August 11, 2011 • Filed under: Colombia, Crime, TRAVEL

•The United States Embassy in Bogotá, Colombia has issued a travel warning for U.S. citizens.
•Elespectador.com reports that in specific zones such as the Zona Rosa and the Zona T as well as the Parque de la 93, citizens run the risk of violent crimes.
•Members of the U.S. embassy have been drugged with scopolamine and later robbed.
•The embassy warned citizens to be especially careful with electronic devices such as cell phones and cameras.
•Citizens have also been warned not to go around the same places between 11:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m. Read Article

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