Sunday, August 7

Mayor of Cabra del Santo Cristo announces resignation and leaves the PSOE after being investigated in an anti-drug operation

The mayor of Cabra del Santo Cristo, Francisco Javier Justicia, has informed both the Municipal Socialist Group and the Municipal Executive of the PSOE of his resignation as first mayor of the town of Jaen and his resignation from the act of councilor after appearing as one of the eleven investigated by the Civil Guard in Operation Vergilia against drug trafficking. The last fridaythe Civil Guard reported that it had arrested 26 people for being part of a criminal organization dedicated to drug trafficking in Jaén, Granada, Málaga and Murcia, and was investigating another eleven, including Justice.

The PSOE reported in a statement that Justice has also requested his dismissal as a party member, all because of the information published this week. Justice has declared her “innocence” and has explained that she has taken this step to “be able to defend herself” and “do no harm” to the town of Cabra del Santo Cristo, the City Council and the party.

The mayor called a meeting of both the Municipal Socialist Group and the Municipal Executive Commission of the PSOE of Cabra del Santo Cristo to analyze the situation and has informed both bodies of his resignation as mayor and his resignation from the act of councillor. Likewise, he has requested his withdrawal as a member of the PSOE “, detailed the PSOE.



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