Troops Kill Peasant Farmer in Granada

News from Colombia | on: Tuesday, 25 November 2014

On 12th November 2014 Jose Norbey Gonzalez was seriously wounded when army troops of the 4th Mobile Brigade shot him. Mr Gonzalez survived for several days but finally died on 23rd November.

Mr Gonzalez was travelling home from work in the settlement of Cano Cabra towards his home in Cano Danta on 12th November. Near a place known as Taguara troops stationed by the side of the road fired at him without warning.

The killing follows that of Jose Antonio Fandino Sanchez on 30th August who was also shot by troops of the 4th Mobile Brigade.

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