In news that really comes as no suprise, the Columbian cartels and Colorado dispensary funds have been found to be co-mingling, so to speak.
Columbian national and part-time Denver resident Hector Diaz has been brought up on charges including dropping more than a half million dollars into the Colorado cannabis industry, a large sum of that going directly to the VIP Wellness dispensary (pictured below).
That number is sure to go up. 500k seems like a drop in the bucket in terms of the never-ending supply of cartel funds. Moreover this will be the tip of the iceberg in terms of the cartels' involvement.
Get the whole story by Michael Roberts at westword.com
Hector Diaz, in all his glory... Looks like Scarface's winter vacation home.
VIP Wellness - The dispensary allegedly used to launder Columbian drug and weapon sales funds.