Cayman Islands prime minister arrested on suspicion of ‘financial irregularities’

By Agence France-Presse
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 13:18 EDT
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Cayman Islands Prime Minister McKeeva Bush was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of financial irregularities and importing explosives without a permit, police on the British overseas territory said.

Bush was arrested Tuesday at his home on suspicion of theft related to the misuse of a government credit card, and abuse office “in connection with the alleged importation of explosive substances without valid permits on or before February 2012,” the Royal Caymans Police Service said in a statement.

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