Ecuadoran prosecutor's office accuses suspect of terrorism for violent occupation of TV channel

  • Source: EFE
  • February 23, 2024

“On Wednesday [Feb. 21], the Ecuadoran prosecutor's office announced terrorism charges against someone with the alias 'Negro Willie' as the main suspect in the violent armed occupation of a television channel in the coastal city of Guayaquil on Jan. 9.

The public prosecutor's office, in a statement, indicated that the suspect identified as William Joffre A. B. or 'Negro Willie' is the alleged 'mastermind' of the occupation of the facilities of the TC-Televisión channel, an episode that was broadcast live and that concluded with the intervention of agents from special police units.”

Read original article (in Spanish)