Edwin Adams Cotto




Age: 26


Summary: Puerto Rican drug dealer who became infamous in 2002 after he was accused alongside famous reporter Laura Hernandez and five others of drug trafficking from Puerto Rico to the Dominican Republic, and who was subsequently sentenced to seven years in prison after his capture by the Dominican authorities.



Cause of Death: Burned to death during a jail riot


Born: 1978


Died: March 7, 2005


Location: Higuey, Dominican Republic