Edizon Ramirez Gamboa

Charge Date: Tue Jan. 3, 2006
Investigation Type(s):Informant, Sting
Charges:Criminal conspiracy, Immigration violations
Outcome:Pleaded guilty
Convictions:Immigration violations
State:Florida
Alleged Affiliation:Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC)
Description:

Gamboa, along with Bernardo Londono, Julio Lopez, Jalal Moheisen, Luis Morales, Carmen Ponton Caro, Jalal Romero, and Victor Salamanca, was caught as part of an Immigration and Customs Enforcement sting. Gamboa, an immigration inspector, helped informants posing as FARC operatives get through Bogota's airport. He was sentenced to 3 years in prison and deportation to Colombia.

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