OFAC has designated 3 people and 4 entities (all Colombian) as Specially Designated Narcotics Traffickers (SDNTs) pursuant to the Foreign Narcotics Kingpin Designation Act (Kingpin Act).
The 3 people, Javier Garcia Rojas, Ruth Garcia Rojas and Wilton Cesar Hernandez Durango, were each designated for “their links to previously designated SDNTs Jose Bayron Piedrahita Ceballos and the Colombian criminal group La Oficina de Envigado”. La Oficina is said to have “direct involvement in narcotics trafficking”, as well as being “complicit in a variety of illicit activities including money laundering, extortion, and murder for hire”.
The 4 entities were each designated for being “owned, controlled, or directed” by the 3 individuals designated in the present action. Links here for OFAC Notice and Treasury press release. 22 entries were also deleted from the US SDN list.