Prosecutor holds mayor Tapauá misuse of R $ 60 millionsProsecutors investigated that Zezito headed the criminal organization from the Tapauá Prefecture that consisted of a widespread corruption scheme.
The mayor of Tapauá, Zezito (PMDB), He was arrested early on Tuesday (28) accused of running a criminal organization that swerved around R $ 60 million in public funds in the city. Operation Tapauara triggered by the Amazonas State prosecutors (MP-AM) also has targeted the councilman and president of the Chamber Tapauá, Alvemir Oliveira Maia, businessman Walter de Oliveira Maia and the municipality's representative Euclides Guedes.
Warrants probation, to have compulsory process and search and seizure are being met in the capital and in the State of the city.
It came after termination of the Amazon prosecutors (MP-AM), who organized the operation Tapaura, which carries out with support from the Office of the Comptroller General (TOS) and Specialized Police in Combating Organized Crime (DRCO).
Prosecutors investigated that Zezito headed the criminal organization from the Tapauá Prefecture that consisted of a widespread corruption scheme.
With the mayor, the mayor was tuition fees and a monthly allowance (mensalinho) the city council for approval measures and fraudulent bidding processes.
crimes were determined and various offenses, as threats, use of "oranges", active and passive corruption, the fraud bidding procedures, money laundry, abuse of authority, among others.