Accused drug kingpin linked to shooting of David Ortiz arrested in Colombia December 3, 2019 / 8:18 AM / CBS News Accused drug kingpin arrested in Colombia An accused drug kingpin linked to the shooting of Boston Red Sox legend David Ortiz has been arrested. Cesar Emilio Peralta was taken into custody in Colombia Monday. He had been wanted by the FBI since late 2018 for his decade of alleged drug trafficking in Latin America. Peralta was rumored to be involved in the shooting of Ortiz at a Dominican Republic bar in June. More than a dozen people have been arrested in the Dominican Republic in connection with the shooting. Authorities there maintain Ortiz was accidentally shot in a botched hit job. Trending News Trump rips French leader for "nasty" remark as NATO summit starts North Korea warns U.S. must choose its own "Christmas gift" Frozen 18,000-year-old puppy discovered in Russian permafrost Accused drug kingpin linked to David Ortiz shooting arrested Apparent cartel siege on ..