Civil Guard searches Badajoz Provincial Council for documentation on Pedro Sánchez's brother | Spain | EUROtoday

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Agents from the Central Operative Unit (UCO) of the Civil Guard searched the premises of the Badajoz Provincial Council on Wednesday by order of the top of the Investigative Court quantity 3 of Badajoz, Beatriz Biedma, who has opened an investigation into David Sánchez Pérez-Castejón, brother of the President of the Government, Pedro Sánchez, based on El Español and confirmed by EL PAÍS from sources near the investigation. The case, opened following a grievance from the pseudo-union Manos Limpias ―the identical one which filed one other towards Begoña Gómez, the president's spouse―, is below seal, though sources near the investigation point out that it might be lifted throughout the day.

These proceedings are investigating the alleged fee of crimes towards the Public Administration, the Public Treasury, embezzlement and affect peddling by David Sánchez, in addition to the president of the Provincial Council, the socialist Miguel Ángel Gallardo, and an worker of the identical.

David Sánchez has been working for seven years – earlier than his brother grew to become president of the Government – within the orchestra of the Badajoz Conservatory of Music, and he coordinates this exercise within the Badajoz Provincial Council. Manos Limpias denounced him for data printed within the press which claimed that Sánchez doesn’t go to work and resides in Portugal to keep away from paying taxes in Spain.

[Noticia de última hora. Habrá actualización en breve].

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