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A member of the Eln was arrested in El Tambo, Cauca

A member of the Eln was arrested in El Tambo, Cauca An arrest warrant was issued against him for the crime of rebellion
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The Twenty-ninth Brigade, in coordination with the CTI, arrested an alleged member of the Eln in charge of extortion in the area.
The development of territorial control operations, the Cauca Group of the Military Gaula, in coordination with the CTI and based on information provided by human sources, succesfully arrested an alleged member of the ELN's support network for terrorism in the center of the municipality of El Tambo, Cauca.

This person was identified as Roberth Daniver Peñafiel Quigua, a 35-year-old man who was arrested by troops assigned to the Twenty-ninth Brigade. He might have been a member of this organization for 10 years, specifically in charge of extortion in the north area of the department.

An arrest warrant was issued against him for the crime of rebellion, which was issued on August 30, 2017. In consequence, he was placed at the disposal of the Sixth Criminal Court of the Popayán circuit to continue with the respective prosecution process.

This type of actions directly affect the finances of this illegal group and demonstrates the commitment of our Multimission Heroes, who continue to ensure the safety and integrity of the population.