Marcelo “Teto” Medina He was arrested in his apartment in Palermo after they raided “The reason for living”, the community of Berazategui where he works as coordinator. The investigation began through a complaint, in which he reported that they would be subjecting 200 people who assist for their rehabilitation -including several minors- to work and services of servitude for the purpose of labor exploitation.
Other celebrities also appear in the social networks of the place. There are videos of William Francella, Sergio Veron, Gustavo Alfaro, Rodrigo Vagoneta, Rodrigo Tapari and Mauro Zarate, who sent greetings to the medical center for the work they did with people who were in recovery. However, they did not receive any notification from the Justice.
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Gustavo D’Elía, one of Medina’s lawyers, explained in The net that his client was compromised for working in the farm that functioned as a medical center, and for promoting it on his Instagram account. He also added that it was a priest who made the complaint about “The reason for living”, since he said he had seen a reduction in servitude. For now, the former VideoMatch He will remain incommunicado until the preliminary statement.
What do they accuse Marcelo “Teto” Medina
- Reduction to servitude;
- Forced labor;
- Abandonment of person;
- Usurpation of autonomy and titles.
During the afternoon of Thursday, Medina was transferred to the 1st Police Station by Berazateguiwhere it will be housed until the statement of inquiry.
Sergio Verón spoke about the video he recorded for “La Razón de Vivir”, the community where Teto Medina works
In dialogue with TN Show, the physical trainer acknowledged that he does not remember the moment in which he made the recording for the Berazategui medical center that was raided in the last hours. However, he maintained that he surely did it as a collaboration. “Sometimes some patients who attend these NGOs are also seen by someone where I work, and then take the opportunity to ask for support videos”, he explained.
In the material, which was shared on the community’s Instagram account, he was heard saying: “I want to send a big hug and greetings to the entire team of La reason for living. I know you are working hard and strong. You don’t have to lower your arms, you can get out of problems “.
They denounced the community “The reason for living”, where Teto Medina works
TN confirmed that the raid on the therapeutic center “The reason for living” was carried out after a complaint, in which he reported that they would be subjecting 200 people who attend for their rehabilitation -including several minors- to work and services of servitude with labor exploitation purposes.
In the investigation it was determined that there would be other provincial therapeutic centers involved, where journalist Teto Medina actively participated in activities carried out by representatives of the organization. It should be noted that a total of 21 simultaneous raids will be carried out, with the Trafficking in Persons Directorate of the Police of the Province of Buenos and the police of Córdoba intervening in the rest.