Carlos Enrique Lehder Rivas (born September 7, 1949) is a German-Colombian former drug lord who was co-founder of the Medellín Cartel.
The Medellín Cartel (Spanish: Cartel de Medellín) was a highly organized Colombian drug cartel originating in the city of Medellín, Colombia that was founded by Pablo Escobar.
in 1985, the drug traffickers juan matta-ballesteros, pablo escobar, roberto escobar, gonzalo rodríguez gacha, carlos lehder, and jorge luis ochoa began funneling large amounts of cash into the organization to pay for equipment, training, and weaponry.
Drug barons of Colombia refer to some of the most notable drug lords which operate in illegal drug trafficking in Colombia.
escobar and carlos lehder worked together to develop a new island trans-shipment point in the bahamas, called norman's cay.
Norman's Cay is a small Bahamian island (a few hundred acres) in the Exumas, a chain of islands south and east of Nassau, that served as the headquarters for Carlos Lehder's drug-smuggling operation from 1978 to around 1982.
George Jacob Jung (born August 6, 1942), nicknamed Boston George and El Americano, is an American former drug trafficker and smuggler who was a major figure in the cocaine trade in the United States in the 1970s and early 1980s.
at fci danbury during his marijuana trafficking sentence, march 1974, jung's cellmate was carlos lehder rivas, a young german colombian man who introduced jung to the dominant and powerful international drug-trafficking medellín cartel;
is a German-Colombian former drug lord who was co-founder of the Medellín Cartel