Brother Adail Pinheiro is arrested by the Federal Police in the port of ParintinsCarlos Eduardo was taken to the police station lockup Interactive Parintins.
The Federal Police in Amazonas arrested early on Friday (10) Carlos Eduardo Amaral Pinheiro, from 45 years, brother of former mayor of Coari Adail Pinheiro. The arrest took place in the port of Parintins, 369 kilometers from Manaus.
Carlos was a fugitive from Operation Vorax, since 2015, when he was sentenced to 41 years and four months in prison for involvement in procurement fraud scheme and embezzlement of public funds of Coari city.
Last year Carlos Eduardo was trimming the list of Interpol's Ten Most Wanted in Brazil as the Federal Police suspected that he left Brazil.
The Adail brother was returning from a trip to the Holy Land, no stop, and when he landed in Parintins he received under arrest of three federal agents. He was taken to the police station lockup Interactive Parintins.