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The prosecution in Rio investigate the Emperor for drug trafficking7-11-2014
Prosecutors in Rio de Janeiro brought charges of drug trafficking against the former Brazilian national footballer Adriano, the court said.
Investigators say that 32-year-old former striker of Inter, Flamengo and Corinthians bought a motorcycle, which is used for criminal acts in 2008.
He and his childhood friend were charged with distribution of drugs in the most dangerous favelas of Rio de Janeiro.
"The accused, free of pressure and deliberately, has facilitated the spread of drug with dealers from Vila Cruzeiro. The aim of the group was the supply of drugs and related activities," reads the official announcement of the court in Rio de Baneyro.
Adriano spokesman told to agency Reuters that the former footballer is not yet familiar with the allegations.
He is now located in the French town of Le Havre, where negotiate a contract and the return of football with the team of eponymous local team.
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