The Chief Prosecutor (Attorney General), Emilia Navas Aparicio, confirmed on Saturday that during the raid of the offices of Grupo Jurídico Especializado, in which legislator, former presidential candidate and lawyer Otto Guevara Guth has an office, found was ¢41 million colones (¢39 million colones and US$5,000) in cash.
The raid on the Grupo Jurídico Especializado, in which Otto Guevara has his office as attorney, was held on Friday. The property is in Los Yoses de Montes de Oca, San José. Photo Alonso Tenorio / La Nacion
Given this, the Ministerio Publico (Attorney General’s Office) began criminal proceeding against Guevera and his former brother-in-law, Ross, accusing them of ‘legitimating capital’.
The money was found in a safe under a stariwell.
The accusation was personally confirmed by Navas.
In a press release