A judge in Vancouver, Canada, has acquitted Eduardo Leon Travidswho He registered a bond of 20 thousand Canadian dollars Follow your process Deportation to Mexico He was acquitted of the charge of keeping Relationships with organized crime When he was in charge of security Mexican oil (Pemex).
After he was released, Canadian authorities ordered him to be taken away Electronic bracelet that reports your location 24 hours a day; The General cannot be out of the house from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
In additionThe judge withdrew Dravid’s passport because of the danger of the plane leaving He is currently undergoing deportation to another country in Mexico to avoid facing judicial charges against him.
Michael TammanJudge Vancouver Supreme Court Judge Following the denial of parole to a local judge general, it was decided to take precautionary measures against the general. High risk of flight.
According to the information provided Attorney General of the Republic (FGR), the court held that he was participating The crimes are considered serious, and the patriarchal damage done to the Mexican state guarantees that he will continue to be imprisoned.Due to the “high risk of absconding” in his case.
The company also thanked the Canadian authorities. “Support provided by the Government of Canada to MexicoAn example of international solidarity against crime and impunity, “the FGR affirmed.
Eduardo León Trauwitz was in charge of security at Pemex during Enrique Peña Nieto’s six-year tenure.He was arrested last Friday, December 17, in Vancouver, British Columbia, at the request of Interpol and the FGR.
According to government sources, General created a criminal organization “huachicol” Extract fuel and protect the culprits of hydrocarbon theft: “He and a group of associates have already been prosecuted for allegedly covering up and protecting huachicol in Pemex distribution networks.”, FGR promised.
The extradition request submitted by the Mexican authorities to the Canadian government starts from 2019, The year the judicial process was initiated against the general and three other players who collaborated on the huachicol network, while under contract with Pemex.
Leon Travitz has been singled out for his close association with Enrique Pena Nieto, who was the former president’s deputy during his six-year term as governor of Mexico from 2005 to 2011.. Later, when the Mexican man was already president of the Republic, he created the Deputy Directorate of Strategic Defense, PEMEX, which would be responsible for ensuring the security of the assets of the state oil company.
The General resigned from his post on September 13, 2018A few months before the administration of President Andrés Manuel López Obrador came to power, the date on which he left the country of asylum in Panama.
Officers Secretary of National Defense (Sedena) ordered him to return to the country on various occasions to face the charges filed against him, and those requests were rejected by the military officer.