Allegedly feeding it all was Figueroa-Agosto's trafficking ring, receiving shipments from at least three South American routes. Authorities say Figueroa-Agosto, worked as a drug-boat driver until , when he carried out a hit on a truck driver who allegedly stole a shipment of Colombian cocaine. The FBI says Puerto Rico is the Caribbean's most sought-after drug territory because much of the cargo from there does not have to clear customs before entering the eastern U. Considering his alleged criminal network's size and influence, Figueroa-Agosto faces shockingly thin charges: Marshals described as a luxury lifestyle in both the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico. But he has already been convicted in Puerto Rico of charges for which he will have to serve years in prison. He allegedly bought homes and cars under false identities. He is now in a federal cell awaiting trial in Brooklyn, New York. Figueroa Agosto has also been charged by U. Figueroa-Agosto's career as a drug trafficker may have come to an end, but back on the streets of Santo Domingo, it seems his cinematic life is just getting started. Authorities say Figueroa-Agosto, a Puerto Rican, worked as a drug-boat driver until , when he carried out a hit on a truck driver who allegedly stole a shipment of Colombian cocaine. But these days, the motorists are the ones seeking out the vendors. See a brief history of extraditions. Attorney's office in Puerto Rico has asked for his extradition. A car chase followed, but he managed to elude the police by fleeing his vehicle and hiding in a sewer.