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Juan Carlos Ortiz Escobar

Juan Carlos Ortiz Escobar aka Cuchilla (blade) was a Colombian drug dealer and prominent member of the Cali Cartel. Ortiz-Escobar was a nephew of former Medellin Cartel boss Pablo Escobar.

Ortiz-Escobar was also wanted for the murder and dismemberment of Daniel Arcila, a witness of the Massacre of Trujillo in which members of the Cali Cartel participated.

Ortiz Escobar was killed in 2002 several weeks after getting out of jail and it is said that Wilber Varela, aka "Jabon", was the perpetrator of this crime.

Related websites

Radio Santafe; Hidden chambers found in Cali belonged to Juan Carlos Ramirez Abadia

El Mundo; Triple hit for the Cali Cartel

The Guardian: My boy Lollipop: raid ends sweet life of the Colombian drug lord

totalnews.com.ar - Narcotrafficker "Chupeta" was planning to transfer his emporium to Urugay

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