The Attorney General’s Office will be investigating General Zapateiro to determine if he is involved in political activities.

This Monday, April 25 The Attorney General’s Office will notify the Army commander, General Eduardo Enrique Zapateiro, of the beginning of a preliminary investigation against him for possible participation in politics, after the controversy-inducing trills in which he mentioned presidential candidate Gustavo Petro .

The Attorney General’s Office analyzed several elements before deciding to open a preliminary inquiry. This included verifying that it was an official report from the Army commander.

After consulting with experts in disciplinary matters, the Public Prosecutor’s Office believes that there are enough merits to conclude that General Zapateiro was in violation of the regulations that prohibit personnel of the public forces from taking a stance against the government or taking part in the election campaign. created the Twitter thread to respond to the presidential candidate. The thread included the controversial part where he stated that he had not seen any general receive poor money from the media. Colombians have witnessed you taking money from the garbage bag.

petro gustavo weighed in on the subject and expressed their opinions before the general and the candidate. Keep in that the Office will also forward an investigation into the alleged involvement of politics, like Zapateiro to the mayors of Medellin, Daniel Quintero; Cartagena William Dau, the mayor of Bogota, Claudia Lopez; the Mayor of Bogota, Claudia Lopez; Manizales, Carlos Mario Marin; the Ibague Andres Hurtado and the governor of Caqueta Arnulfo Gasca, among other people.