Brazil police arrest former minister Paulo Bernardo - media

jueves 23 de junio de 2016 06:17 GYT

BRASILIA, June 23 (Reuters) - Brazil's federal police arrested former minister Paulo Bernardo on Thursday, Globo TV and O Estado de S.Paulo newspaper said.

Bernardo was Planning Minister and Communications Minister during Workers Party administrations for about 10 years. Police also carried out searches at the house of his wife, Senator Gleisi Hoffmann, Globo TV said. (Reporting by Silvio Cascione)