Vice President Jorge Glas was arrested in jail 4 of Quito
Posted On 03 Oct 2017
Vice President Jorge Glas arrived in Quito last night and was immediately transferred to Jail 4 for his involvement in the Odebrecht case. Previously, he had left from Combat Wing 22 of the Armed Forces (next to the José Joaquín de Olmedo Airport), in Guayaquil at 22:00.
Yesterday, around 20:00, Glas was in his house, waiting for members of the National Police to arrest him. Minutes earlier, he posted a video on his Twitter account to announce that he was ready to surrender to the Ecuadorian authorities. His detention took place after 21:00. (I)