Arnel Belizaire arrested
Former Deputy Arnel Bélizaire Arrested in Jacmel with 8 other individuals and weapons on Friday night was transferred to Port-au-Prince via helicopter Saturday.
A warrant was issued for the arrest by the Government Commissioner of Port-au-Prince, Jacques Lafontant. Lafontant is accusing the former Deputy of Delmas of "conspiracy against the internal security of the State, the U.S. Embassy and Brasserie la Couronne."
Commissioner Lafontant says threats were made against these establishments.
He is facing several charges including citing violence.