HIGH LIFE: Drug kingpin gets private jet to face charges
An alleged Colombian drug kingpin known as “My Blood” has plenty of legroom but little freedom of movement aboard a private jet that flew him to the US.
Henry de Jesus López Londoño — whose nickname is “Mi Sangre” in Spanish — was nabbed by authorities in Argentina in 2012 at a restaurant in the Buenos Aires suburb of Pilar, where he lived after fleeing from Colombia.
The 45-year-old, once a key underworld figure in the city of Medellin, was turned over to US Marshals on Thursday and extradited to Florida to face charges of organizing cocaine shipments, Reuters reported. – READ MORE