Then presidential candidate Alejandro Toledo takes part in a campaign rally in Lima, Peru, in April 2011. Photo: AP

Peruvian ex-president Alejandro Toledo arrested in US

  • Former leader is wanted in home country for allegedly taking US$20 million in bribes from Brazilian construction company
  • Toledo, who has lived in California in recent years, was arrested by US Marshals following extradition request from Peru
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Then presidential candidate Alejandro Toledo takes part in a campaign rally in Lima, Peru, in April 2011. Photo: AP
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