Peruvian Lava Jato Case Special Prosecution Group Coordinator Rafael Vela has traveled to the United States in order to attend the bail hearing of ex-President Alejandro Toledo (2001-2006) set to take place today in San Francisco, CA.
Vela took a commercial airline flight on Thursday afternoon from Lima's Jorge Chavez International Airport, RPP TV and radio station informed.
The ex-President will be present at the bail hearing as well.
Toledo detained in the U.S.
After U.S. authorities' questions were addressed, the Department of Justice notified the Public Ministry's UCJIE on July 2 that the arrest order was being prepared in order to extradite the ex-President.
"It is a favorable result, as the judicial phase will start," she said.
to read the facts of the extradition request against Toledo.