Lufthansa Cargo offices raided in bribery probe

Five people are being investigated, including a manager who is suspected of taking bribes.


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The offices of Lufthansa Cargo have been searched by prosecutors in connection with a bribery probe, a spokeswoman for the Frankfurt prosecutor’s office has said. “Five people are being investigated, including a manager who is suspected of taking bribes,” the spokeswoman said according to a Reuters report. Around 17 premises were searched including the Lufthansa Cargo headquarters, she added. A spokesman for Lufthansa Cargo said various offices had been searched in connection with the bribery probe and that the company was “fully cooperating with authorities”.