The Attorney General will conduct an investigation into Zapateiro’s possible involvement in politics.

On April 25, 2019 General Eduardo Enrique Zapateiro will be informed by the Attorney General’s Office of the beginning of a preliminary investigation for him in connection with the possibility of his involvement in political activities. was analyzing different aspects before taking the decision to open an investigation. This included verifying that it was indeed an official statement of the Army commander.

After analyzing the lawyers , who are experts in disciplinary law and disciplinary law, the Public Prosecutor’s Office considers that there are enough reasons to think that General Zapateiro violated rules that prohibit members of the public forces from taking on a hostile position and taking sides in the election.

General Zapateiro responded to the candidate via Twitter. Zapateiro also posted a controversial tweet where he wrote “I have not seen any general receiving unjustified money on television.” Gustavo Petro have witnessed you taking money from the garbage bag. voiced their opinion on the subject and expressed their views to the general and the candidate. Be aware that the Office is also able to conduct investigations concerning alleged political involvement and Zapateiro’s involvement with the mayors in Medellin, Daniel Quintero, Cartagena and William Dau; Bogota’s mayor Claudia Lopez; Manizales, Carlos Mario Marin; Ibague Andres Hurtado as well as the governor of Caqueta Arnulfo Gasca.