Search for evidence uncovers fragmentation grenades

Judicial Investigating Organization photos Two types of grenades were found in the searches, including the type that is shot from a firearm.

Law enforcement agents have detained two Colombians who were suspects in a kidnapping. This took place over the weekend.

The Judicial Investigating Organization reports the two kidnappers demanded $2 million from the victim’s family in exchange for release. Agents report the hostage was freed without paying the sum, and the two suspects were arrested.

Tuesday agents searched two homes in search of evidence in the case and seized 40 fragmentation grenades. Agents also found camouflage suits of the type used by snipers. The homes were in Escazú.

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