Brazil police to arrest seven more in Petrobras corruption probe

April 10, 2015 11:09 AM

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Brazil police to arrest seven more in Petrobras corruption probe

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Brazil's federal police said it had issued seven arrest warrants on Friday in another phase of a corruption probe focused on state-run oil company Petrobras, as the investigation continues to move further into the political realm.

André Vargas, ex-congressman for the ruling Workers' Party and vice-president of the lower house, was among the seven wanted by police according to G1, the news website for media outlet Globo. The site also said a warrant had been issued for the arrest of Luiz Argolo, ex-congressman for the smaller ...

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