Antigua Guatemala: mayor arrested on corruption charges

Posted on September 14, 2012 • Filed under: Crime, Guatemala, Police/Military Activity, Politics, TRAVEL reported that the mayor of the tourist town of Antigua Guatemala, Adolfo Vivar, was arrested on Thursday by police and prosecutors accused of corruption, said the head of the Prosecutor against money laundering, Rolando Rodenas.

Alongside Vivar, also was arrested Boris Asensio, who serves as treasurer of the City of the “colonial city”, 45 km southwest of the capital, and two people who signed procurement contracts with the municipality, said at a press conference Rodenas. Read Article

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