|Name(s):||Don José Trujillo|
|Behind the scenes|
|First Appearance:||The Broken Ear|
|Last Appearance:||The Broken Ear|
Don José Trujillo is a local land owning citizen of San Theodoros.
He gave Tintin refuge at his personal hacienda while he was on the run from Nuevo-Rican troops. Trujillo tells Tintin about the Arumbayas and of Dr Ridgewell. Despite these warnings Tintin insists on seeking them out and Trujillo arranges for Tintin to be guided down river by Caraco, a local Indian.