george jung

George Jacob Jung was born August 6, 1942 in Weymouth, Massachusetts. Nicknamed "Boston George", he was a part of the Medellin Cartel founded by Jorge Luis, Ochoa Vazquez, and Pablo Emilio Escobar Gaviria. George was responsible for up to 85% of the cocaine into the United States in the 1970s and early 1980s. Over the course of his criminal career he is said to have accumulated nearly $100 million in a bank account in Panama. George is currently residing at the La Tuna Federal Correctional Institution in Anthony, Texas and is scheduled for release around the year 2014. His story is told in the 2001 film "Blow" starring Johnny Depp and Penelople Cruz.
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