Former mayor of Careiro Brown is arrested in Manaus

Hamilton Villar was arrested by the Federal Highway Police last night (17).
18/04/2017 11h09 - Updated 18/04/2017 18h39
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Hamilton Villar (PMDB), former mayor of Careiro Brown municipality was arrested last night (17), upon arriving in Manaus by the Federal Highway Police

The former mayor is accused of participating in a corruption scheme that diverted money from the city's Town Hall which increased spending and the shortfall in the public coffers, when I was at the end of his term last year. The arrest was ordered by the State Court.

In January this year, a “Delete operation of Lights”, revealed the corruption scheme, when arrested entrepreneurs and former municipal secretaries. The operation was led by the State Prosecutor.

Hamilton is in Careiro Brown police station

Source: AM POST Writing

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