The charges came almost two years after investigators raided Jefferson's home in Washington and found $90,000 in cash stuffed in a box in his freezer.
"The Americans are quite naive," said the source. They "think this is the Mexican border. It is something totally different."
The accused gunman, William Morva, faces capital murder charges
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