US authorities offered this Thursday, October 8, a juicy reward for information leading to the capture of Venezuelan businessman Samark López Bello, who is currently a fugitive from US justice.
Through a statement, the US accuses López Bello of “violating and evading OFAC sanctions”, this is in accordance with the Law for the Designation of Foreign Narcotics Capos and related regulations.
“We will work with the Department of Justice to protect US citizens from the illegitimate Maduro regime, while helping the Venezuelan people restore their democracy,” he reported to US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.
The U.S. announced a reward to bring to justice Venezuelan national Samark Lopez Bello for transnational organized crime. We will work with @TheJusticeDept to protect U.S. citizens from the illegitimate Maduro regime, while helping the Venezuelan people restore their democracy.
— Secretary Pompeo (@SecPompeo) October 8, 2020