Headline | 3/19/2009 12:00:00 AM
Colombian gets 34 years for murder of journalist
Franklin Isnel Díaz Mosquera was sentenced to 34 years in jail for the murder of journalist Elacio Murillo. The crime occurred two years ago in the western Colombian province of Chocó, when Mosquera shot the journalist from a moving motorcycle. Murillo was a reporter at Chocó 7 Días and had a show on the local Canalete Estereo radio station. The journalist used to report on right-wing paramilitary operating in the province.