Praia, Jul 19 (Inforpress) – The lawyer Amadeu Oliveira was arrested Sunday at Cesária Évora International Airport, by the National Police (PN) in compliance with the Arrest Warrant issued by the Barlavento Attorney’s Office.
The information was provided in a statement by the Regional Command of the PN in São Vicente, detailing that the arrest happened around 5:36PM.
The lawyer, who was heard this Saturday and “released” in the city of Praia, the AntiCrime Investigation Police Station, will delivered to the courts in the early hours of Monday, July 19, for the first interrogation, according to the same source.
The Standing Committee of the National Assembly decided on July 12, unanimously, to authorize the arrest of MP Amadeu Oliveira to be heard in the case where he has helped Arlindo Teixeira to leave the country, arrested under house arrest.
It was news that on June 27, the defendant Arlindo Teixeira, initially sentenced to 11 years in prison for murder, left the country from São Vicente on a TAP flight to Lisbon, then went to France.
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