of murder that involves cutting the victim's throat, grabbing his/her
tongue, and pulling it down so that it sticks out from the wound in their throat. It becomes "Panamanian" when the doer is from Panama or has ties
to Manuel Noriega's regime, which sold drugs in the US during
the 80s. Colombian necktie Cuban necktie
Today, in Washington Heights, a 24-year-old man was found dead with his tongue pulled through
a cut in his throat, a phenomenon becoming known as a 'Necktie'. The suspect reportedly has ties
to Panama dictator Manuel Noriega, making
the wound a 'Panamanian necktie'.