Former Paraguayan President Horacio Cartes Is Target of Lava Jato Order in Rio

Police operation "Câmbio, Desligo" targets individuals tied to Brazilian Dario Messer, "the money dealer's money dealer". Judge Bretas issued 37 arrest warrants in Rio, São Paulo, and Ponta Porã, on the Paraguayan border.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The former president of Paraguay Horacio Cartes was the target of an arrest warrant issued on Tuesday by judge Marcelo Bretas, the 7th Federal Criminal Court of Rio de Janeiro, under Operation 'Patrón' (Boss) an unfolding of Operation 'Câmbio, Desligo' (Over and Out), part of Lava Jato in Rio de Janeiro.

The investigation targets suspects linked to the money dealer ("doleiro") Dario Messer, known as "the money dealer of money . . .

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