Brazil police launch new raid in Petrobras probe

viernes 1 de abril de 2016 07:07 GYT

BRASILIA, April 1 (Reuters) - Brazil's Federal Police on Friday launched the latest stage of a sweeping investigation into corruption at state-controlled firms, federal prosecutors said in a statement.

The warrants in the 27th round of the so-called "Operation Car Wash" focused on an allegedly fraudulent loan from Banco Schahin to state-run oil producer Petroleo Brasileiro SA , prosecutors said in a statement. (Reporting by Silvio Cascione)