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Blas Canedo

Real Name: Blas Fernando Canedo
Aliases: Mario Blas Canedo, Jiero Ortiz
Wanted For: Drug Smuggling
Missing Since: 1988


Details: Forty-three-year-old Blas Canedo is a Colombian drug lord wanted after an elaborate undercover sting operation done by the FBI helped expose and arrest several drug traffickers. However, Canedo, along with Pedro Nyego and Pablo Rodriguez were able to escape. He is 5'8" and weighs 160 pounds.
Extra Notes: This case first aired on the May 2, 1990 episode, which focused on Jesus Penalver and Julio Marco Cruz.
Results: Wanted. According to a 1993 book, Canedo and Rodriguez are still at large.