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UK anti-corruption officer arrested for bribery

LONDON, England (AP) — London police arrested one of the force’s anti-corruption officers and three former officers yesterday in an investigation of alleged bribery by a company working for an ex-governor of Nigeria’s oil-rich Delta state who pleaded guilty to fraud charges.

The serving officer was arrested on suspicion of receiving money for information, and the three former officers were arrested on suspicion of bribery, according to statements from the Metropolitan Police. All four were being questioned.