One of the suspects in the assassination of the president of Haiti, Jovenel Moise, has been an informant for the United States Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA), as reported today by that office.

“After the assassination of the president Moses, the suspect contacted one of his contacts at the DEA and an official from the give Assigned to Haiti urged him to surrender to the local authorities “, indicated a statement from the agency to CNN television, without identifying his identity.

SIGHT: What is known about the assassination of the president of Haiti, Jovenel Moise

The give It indicated that, together with the State Department, information was provided to the Haitian Government that assisted in the surrender and arrest of this suspect and another person.

During the attack last Wednesday in which, according to Haitian authorities, at least 28 individuals were involved, the assault squad announced over the loudspeaker that it was a DEA operation.

In his statement to CNN, The agency indicated that none of the attackers acted in that assault on behalf of the DEA.

At least two US citizens, Joseph Vincent, 55, and James Solages, 35, have been arrested in connection with the attack on Moise’s residence in which his wife was also injured.

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A third Haitian American, Christian Emmanuel Sanon, was arrested on Monday and the Haitian authorities point to him as the main person responsible for the attack.

Another 17 suspects detained in Haiti are Colombians, and 11 of them have been identified by the Colombian Ministry of Defense as former members of the armed forces of that country.

The government of President Joe Biden has dispatched a team of experts to Haiti to assist in the investigation of Moise’s murder, and Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Monday expressed concern about the situation in that country.

Anthony Coley, a spokesman for the Justice Department, said Monday that “senior US officials in Haiti have conducted an initial assessment of the situation.”

“The department (of Justice) will also investigate whether there have been violations of US criminal laws in relation to this matter,” he added.

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Jovenel Moise: President of Haiti was assassinated in his home by an armed commando.
The president of Haiti was assassinated on Wednesday by a command made up of foreigners, according to the official version of the Government. (Video: AFP)



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