An accused drug kingpin linked to the shooting of Boston Red Sox legend David Ortiz

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.

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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.

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