Labour Liverpool Mayor Joe Anderson is arrested alongside four others over bribery and witness intimidation offences in building contracts probe
- Joe Anderson was arrested by Merseyside Police alongside four other men
- Arrests are part of ongoing building contracts probe, local media reported
- The other men arrested were aged 33, 72, 62 and 25 and have not been named
PUBLISHED: 11:56 EST, 4 December 2020 | UPDATED: 20:24 EST, 4 December 2020
The Mayor of Liverpool has been sensationally arrested in connection with bribery and witness intimidation offences as part of a fraud probe, it was revealed today.
Joe Anderson, 62, was arrested by Merseyside Police alongside four other men as part of a police investigation into building and development contracts in the city.
Police have not confirmed the Mayor’s identity, but said a 62-year-old was arr