Luis Gonzalo Hincapié

For twelve years Luis Gonzalo Hincapié had been president of the Junta de Acción Comunal (Community Action Board) of vereda La Cristalina in El Peñol, Antioquia.

On 3 November, 2020, Luis Gonzalo was working on his farm when armed men arrived and shot him dead. His son was injured in the attack.

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Date of Killing:03/11/2020

Type of Work:Community leader

Organisation:Presidente de la JAC de la vda La Cristalina desde 2012

Sector or Type of Rights the HRD Worked On:ESC Rights

Sector Detail:Indigenous Peoples' Rights, Peasant Communities

More information:Front Line Defenders

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