Colombia digs up remains of guerrilla leader killed aboard airliner

November 26, 2014 4:45 PM

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Colombia digs up remains of guerrilla leader killed aboard airliner

Cemetery workers remove the headstone from the grave of former M-19 leader Carlos Pizarro to dig up his remains in Bogota, Colombia, Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014. Authorities want to perform ballistic tests on the remains of Pizarro, who was killed aboard a commercial plane in mid-flight while running for the presidency in 1990, to revise the still unsolved crime. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara) (The Associated Press)

Maria Jose Pizarro, daughter of former M-19 leader Carlos Pizarro, center, stands near her father's grave as forensic workers prepare to exhume his remains, at the central cemetery in Bogota, Colombia, Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014. Authorities want to perform ballistic tests on the remains of Pizarro, w...

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