In accordance with Venezuelan laws, the detained will not be extradited. The Interior Minister, however, ratified his country's collaboration with the Colombian government. Both citizens are currently complying with all the processes of the Venezuelan justice.
In May, prosecutor Marcelo Pecci was assassinated while on his honeymoon on the Baru island, near Cartagena, in Colombia. A hitman intercepted the Paraguayan official and fired three shots at him. His wife, who was pregnant at the time, was unharmed in the attack.
One month later, the Colombian justice sentenced four of Pecci's confessed murderers to over 23 years in prison.