Prosecutors want Samsung-vice-president again to arrest
South Korean prosecutors have an arrest warrant pending for the Samsung Group-vice chairman Jay Y. Lee. It is the second time that prosecutors try the chief to arrest him.
The prosecutors also want a warrant for the arrest of buy Samsung Electronics president Park Sang-jin, reports Reuters. It is not published, on what ground the two Samsung executives arrested.
Lee is already suspected in a large corruptiezaak. The Samsung vice-president would be a friend of the South Korean president money. In return, would the president may be a merger of two Samsung divisions have supported.
In January, tried, the prosecutors already have a warrant to get Lee, but this request was by the court rejected. Last Monday was Lee for the second time and questioned by South Korean prosecutors.
Lee claims to date are innocent. The friend of the president known earlier, but later said to have been forced to this confession.