The Los Pepes celebrate Escobar's death, c. December 1993

The Los Pepes (Spanish: Perseguidos por Pablo Escobar; English: Persecuted by Pablo Escobar) was a powerful vigilante group created by the enemies of Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar for the purpose of killing the former and destroying his drug cartel.

The Los Pepes was financed by the Cali Cartel and derived its manpower from the AUC, and was supported by both the CIA and the DEA. The group dismantled in 1993 following Escobar's death.


People killed by the Los PepesEdit