Filiberto Ojeda Rios



Age: 72


Summary: Puerto Rican nationalist leader of Los Macheteros, a minority political group that fights for the independence of Puerto Rico and against U.S. colonial rule, who was wanted in the 1983 robbery of a Connecticut armored truck depot to finance his political movement.



Cause of Death: Shot and killed in a shootout with FBI agents


Born: April 26, 1933


Died: September 23, 2005


Location: Hormigueros, Puerto Rico