UPDATE 3-JBS' Batista arrested in probe, ex-farm ministers also reportedly held
Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters.
(Adds arrest of former agriculture ministers, agriculture
ministry comment, JBS shares)
By Pedro Fonseca and Ana Mano
RIO DE JANEIRO/SAO PAULO, Nov 9 (Reuters) - Brazilian police
arrested one of the controlling shareholders of meatpacker JBS
SA on Friday in connection with an ongoing police
inquiry into illegal campaign contributions while a local news
outlet reported two former agriculture ministers were also
A member of JBS' controlling famil ...