Guatemala arrests 2 ex-cabinet ministers, hunts for 3 more

June 12, 2016 2:15 AM

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GUATEMALA CITY (AP) - Two senior Guatemalan cabinet ministers were arrested Saturday on corruption charges and authorities said they were seeking to detain three more as part of a continuing crackdown that has already seen a former president jailed.

Both former officials served under ex-President Otto Perez Molina, who faces charges of money laundering and conspiracy. He denies wrongdoing.

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