The Attorney General is expected to investigate Zapateiro’s possible involvement 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 preliminary against his possible involvement in politics, after the controversial trills in which he refers to the presidential candidate Gustavo Petro . analyzed several elements before deciding to open an investigation. gustavo petro included confirming that it was an official report from the Army commander.

The Public Prosecutor’s Office has examined the evidence and concluded that General Zapateiro violated rules prohibiting citizens of the security force from being able to be a part of an electoral contest.

gustavo petro who responded to the presidential candidate via Twitter, wrote a thread. This included one that’s controversial. He states “I have never seen a general on TV receive unreliable cash.” witnessed you receiving money from a garbage bag.”

Different political parties weighed in on the subject and expressed their views to the general and the candidate. Be petro gustavo that the Office can also conduct investigations about alleged involvement in politics and Zapateiro’s involvement with the mayors in Medellin, Daniel Quintero, Cartagena and William Dau; Bogota’s mayor Claudia Lopez; Manizales, Carlos Mario Marin; Ibague Andres Hurtado and the governor of Caqueta Arnulfo Gasca.