19 properties were seized from the former alternate deputy Víctor Melgar

Seizure of real estate to former alternate deputy Víctor Melgar.
Editorial Dept. Voz de la Diaspora

The Attorney General's Office (FGR) unwary 19 properties that belonged to the former alternate deputy Víctor Manuel Melgar González and his wife Dora Aracely Zometa Polanco.

The former official is linked to crimes of corruption and money laundering, Therefore, the properties will go to the National Property Administration Council (CONAB).

The properties are located in the departments of San Salvador, Ahuachapán and Sonsonate and are part of the equity increase that Melgar González could not justify.

A Dora Polanco, his wife, active bribery offenses are attributed, money laundering and illicit groups.

Víctor Melgar is a lawyer and was an alternate deputy for the ARENA party, between 2003 Y 2006. According to the authorities, he is known as “Pitinga” and has been mentioned as responsible for offering bribes.

Melgar is accused of being the one who operated the bribery network for judicial employees, in the case of "Transes", in which the Prosecutor's Office believes that he offered $10 thousand dollars to a worker.

The money was offered in exchange for him to leak information related to the process against former president Elías Antonio Saca.