Palestinian National and Former Colombian Detective Plead Guilty to Conspiring to Support the FARC and Alien Smuggling

Seven Convictions To Date Stemming From ICE Sting Operation WASHINGTON, Nov. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A Palestinian national and a former detective with the Colombian Department of Administrative Security (DAS) have pleaded guilty to...


The case was investigated by the Office of the ICE Attache in Bogota , Colombia . Trial Attorney Brian Skaret of the Domestic Security Section of the Department of Justice prosecuted the case. Support was provided by the Justice Department's Office of International Affairs' Office of the Judicial Attache in Colombia . The Department's National Security Division provided assistance to the prosecution, and Assistant U.S. Attorney William White of the Southern District of Florida served as local counsel on the case. Valuable support was also provided by Colombian authorities.

SOURCE U.S. Department of Justice