In this sense, he indicated that his father and former Odebrecht representative Jorge Barata
had told him —by the end of 2006 or at the beginning of 2007— that they had come to an arrangement.
Furthermore, he confirmed he was aware the Odebrecht representative had gone to see his father on many occasions.
Therefore, the Prosecutor asked the judge to revoke the 10-day preliminary detention order against Nava Mendiola, who returned to Peru on May 6.
As is known, the Brazilian construction giant admitted to having paid millions in bribes to government officials in Peru, in order to secure public-works contracts.
As a result, Odebrecht
benefited from over US$143 million between 2005 and 2014 in Peru, according to the U.S. Justice Department.