Haiti - Former President Aristide Security Chief Shot to Death

Oriel Jean, chief of presidential security under former Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide, was shot to death Monday, 02 Mar 2015, in capital Port-au-Prince...

PHOTO - Oriel Jean
PHOTO - Oriel Jean

National Police spokesman Gary Desrosiers said two men on a motorcycle came up to Jean and one opened fire before they fled into the crowded streets. The former official was struck in the neck and stomach. No suspects were in custody, according to the Associated Press

Oriel Jean returned to Haiti after finishing a prison sentence in the United States. He received a reduced sentence because he provided substantial assistance to U.S. authorities investigating allegations of drug trafficking tied to the Aristide government...

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, where he had lived since returning to the country after finishing a prison sentence in the United States.

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Mike Stallone Sylvestre says...

I think Jean Oriel paid for his mistake.

Because Jean Bertrand Aristid is still the powerful man of haiti so he got problem with him, he suppose to be prepared from Aristid

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Cophy says...

Now they need to take Aristide to prison for more

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