The Attorney General’s Office is investigating General Zapateiro for potential involvement in politics.

The Attorney General’s Office will notify General Eduardo Enrique Zapateiro (Army commander) of the opening of an investigation regarding possible participation in political activities. This follows the controversial trills where Zapateiro mentioned Gustavo Petro as a presidential candidate.

The Attorney General’s Office analyzed several aspects before deciding to launch an inquiry. It also checked to make sure the account was actually an official report by the Army commander.

After consulting with After consulting with disciplinary experts Public Prosecutor’s Office believes that there are sufficient merits to conclude that General Zapateiro was in violation of the regulations that prohibit members of public force from adopting a hostile position or participating in the election campaign.

General Zapateiro made an Twitter thread in response to the presidential candidate. It included an unpopular one in which General Zapateiro stated that he’d not seen any general receive bad money from television. have seen you receive money from the garbage bag.”

Different political sections have weighed in on the issue and expressed their opinions prior to the general vote and the election. Be that the Office will also report inquiries into alleged involvement in political activities, such as Zapateiro to the mayors of Medellin, Daniel Quintero; Cartagena William Dau, the Bogota mayor, Bogota, Claudia Lopez; the mayor of Bogota, Claudia Lopez; Manizales, Carlos Mario Marin and the Ibague Andres Hurtado and the governor of Caqueta Arnulfo Gasca, among others.