Gustavo Chavarro, commander in the Ituango, Antioquia district told media that FARC rebels killed two civilians on the outskirts of the town late Friday. A police patrol sent to the crime scene was attacked and one official was killed.
According to the police commander, the FARC’s 18th front is behind the attack
Despite a search block formed by the police and army, no guerrilla was arrested for the attack.
The FARC is alleged to control the coca cultivation in the Itanguo region.