Pedro Delgado, cousin of the former President of the Republic, Rafael Correa, is accused of illicit enrichment. Justice formally asks him to apologize to the public
Wednesday, January 9, 2019 ((rezonodwes.com)) – For a much lower amount than that reproached to former and current Haitian leaders indexed in the squandering of $ 3.5 billion of funds of PetroCaribe, a former president of the Central Bank of Ecuador and cousin of a former head of state, is expected to go to prison.
Ecuadorian Justice has also ordered Mr. Delgado, who has been on the run since 2015, the payment of $ 788,855.94, the seizure of all his property and asked him to publicly apologize, said the Office of the Prosecutor on his Twitter account.  Since 2012, Pedro Delgado who currently lives in Miami, according to the Office of the State Prosecutor, where he went to the marriage of his son with the authorization of his cousin, the former president Correa, while it was already the subject of an investigation, never returned to Ecuador.
In 2015, he was sentenced to 8 years in prison for embezzlement during his management at the Central Bank of the country. The Prosecutor confirmed Tuesday that Pedro D.'s request for extradition to the United States, sentenced to eight years imprisonment as embezzler, is in force.