Police officers enter the Canarian Ministry of Health looking for details about the 'masks case' | EUROtoday

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Agents of the Central Economic and Fiscal Crime Unit (Udef) of the National Police The Palms and of Madrid -as indicated to Europa Press- they entered round 8:25 a.m. this Thursday, May 9, on the headquarters of the Minister of Health of the Government of the Canary Islands to seek for details about the case masks.

This file is carried out as a result of amongst these investigated is the previous director of the Canarian Health Service (SCS) Conrado Dominguezwho this Monday, May 6, was earlier than the European Prosecutor's Office, though he availed himself of his proper to not testify.

Domnguez appeared as an investigator in a case wherein the 4 million euros paid through the pandemic to an organization for a million masks that weren’t obtained are being investigated. The former director of the SCS is being investigated for alleged crimes of affect peddling and administrative malfeasance.

He offered his resignation in November 2022, after two years in workplace through the autonomous authorities of the socialist Ángel Víctor Torres, now Minister of Territorial Policy and Democratic Memory.

Specifically, the European Public Ministry focuses on the cost of 4 million euros prematurely to the corporate RR7 United for masks that had been by no means delivered. In reality, they had been destroyed by Customs brokers within the Port of La Luz after a cargo arrived from Ethiopia and it was discovered that they had been counterfeit.

After a criticism from the Las Palmas Anti-Corruption Prosecutor's Office, the group physique investigates Domnguez and in addition, amongst others, Rayco Gonzalez -administrator of the RR7 company- for aggravated fraud and cash laundering, and the previous common director of Human Resources of the SCS, Ana Mara Presfor prevaricacin.