Top Bolsonaro Official Arrested Upon Return From FL

Reuters reports:

Brazil’s former Justice Minister Anderson Torres, who was in charge of public security in Brasilia during the invasion of government buildings a week ago, was arrested in Brasilia on Saturday on suspicion of “omission” and “connivance”.

Torres was arrested after returning to Brazil on Saturday. He had been on vacation in Florida, the same U.S. state his ex-boss, former right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro, had traveled to after losing last year’s election.

The ex-minister said on Thursday that evidence produced by police was taken out of context when his home was raided this week.

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