Latino drug lord who skulked in Sandton for 14 years is nabbed at last
‘The Cuban’, who tried to buy a Russian submarine and hid in plain sight in SA, has been extradited to the US
Suspected international cocaine baron Nelson Pablo Yester-Garrido, who hid out in SA under a pseudonym for more than a decade, has been extradited to the US.
A US justice department notice issued in late July revealed Yester-Garrido, 62, who hid out in Sandton, Johannesburg, for 14 years, was extradited from Italy following his arrest in Rome in December 2017.
Yester-Garrido famously once tried to buy a Russian submarine for a Colombian drug cartel for their global smuggling operations, according to the US notice...