Latino drug lord who skulked in Sandton for 14 years is nabbed ...

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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

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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...

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