“Netflix should hire hitmen as security for ‘Narcos’ cast after location manager killed”: Brother of Pablo EscobarLeft, courtesy of Netflix, right, courtesy of Escobar Inc.

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Just one week after a location manager for “Narcos” was discovered shot and killed in Mexico, the brother of Pablo Escobar proposed increasing security.

Roberto De Jesus Escobar Gaviria, who was the head accountant for the Colombian drug kingpin, told the Hollywood Reporter that Netflix should employ hitmen to use as security for the cast and crew.

“You have to eliminate threats. When I was walking in the jungle, I had $2 million in $100 bills. The army was searching for Pablo and me. Suddenly, we are being shot at,” he stated.

Roberto De Jesus Escobar Gaviria, who served as the lead accountant for the Colombian drug empire, said that Netflix should hire hitmen as security for the cast and crew. (JUAN PABLO GUTIERREZ/NETFLIX)

“Both me and Pablo, along with a few security, start running towards a channel of water, we swim away. This was all done without guns. If you have intellect, you don’t need to use weapons. If not, you have to.”

Gaviria’s warning comes days after 37-year-old Carlos Muñoz Portal was shot and killed while scouting locations for “Narcos” in Mexico.

In its first three seasons,”Narcos” depicted the rise and fall of notorious Colombian drug kingpins, which included Pablo Escobar, in the 1990s.

Carlos Munoz Portal, 37, was killed on Sept. 11, 2017, while scouting locations for “Narcos” while in Mexico. (FACEBOOK)

“We are aware of the passing of Carlos Muñoz Portal, a respected location scout, and send our condolences,” Netflix said in a statement.

Portal’s bullet-ridden vehicle was located on an unnamed dirt road in San Bartolomé Actopan, a part of the municipality of Temascalapa.

An investigation into Portal’s slaying is still pending.

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