Latin American Herald Tribune | 6/8/2009 12:00:00 AM
Colombia Arrests 2 Former Militiamen
Jun 08 -- Two demobilized members of the United Self-Defense Forces of Colombia, or AUC, militia federation have been arrested for allegedly belonging to gangs involved in drug trafficking and contract killings, the DAS security agency said.
The two suspects were captured in the Bajo Cauca Antioqueño, a region in Colombia’s northwestern Antioquia province, following searches of seven properties belonging to demobilized members of the AUC’s Mineros bloc.
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