Víctor Marrero Padilla
|Víctor Marrero Padilla|
|Member of the Puerto Rico Senate
from the Arecibo district
|Born||Morovis, Puerto Rico|
|Political party||New Progressive Party|
In 2000, Marrero was accused of illegally appropriating of $600 destined for an air conditioner for a medical clinic at the Ramón Marín Sola housing project in Arecibo. He was tried and found guilty by a jury on October 11, 2000 with a verdict of 11-1.
The family of Marrero maintain his innocence, but haven't been able to get a new trial for him.