- NAME: Griselda Blanco
- OCCUPATION: Drug Dealer, Murderer, Organized Crime Boss
- BIRTH DATE: February 15, 1943
- DEATH DATE: September 03, 2012
- PLACE OF BIRTH: Cartagena, Colombia
- PLACE OF DEATH: Medellin, Colombia
- Full Name: Griselda Blanco Restrepo
- Nickname: "Godmother of Cocaine"
- Nickname: "The Black Widow"
- Nickname: "The Godmother"
- AKA: Griselda Blanco
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Infamous drug trafficker Griselda Blanco is suspected of committing more than 200 murders while transporting cocaine from Colombia to the U.S. She was murdered in Colombia in 2012.
Griselda Blanco, "The Godmother," is suspected of scores of murders while transporting cocaine from Colombia to the United States.
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Some speculated that Ayala botched the case on purpose, fearing that he could be killed by members of Blanco's cartel if he testified.
Blanco ended up pleading guilty to the three murder charges, and following a deal with prosecutors, she received a 10-year sentence. In June 2004, she was released from prison and deported back to Colombia.
On September 3, 2012, at age 69, Blanco was murdered in her hometown of Medellin, Colombia. According to reports,
two gunmen on motorcycles shot Blanco after she exited a butcher shop.
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