Irish Police Arrest Former Head Of Anglo Irish Bank

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Reuters
Irish police on Tuesday arrested the former chief executive of Anglo Irish Bank, Sean FitzPatrick, as part of a long-running fraud investigation into the nationalised lender, a source close to the investigation said.

Sean FitzPatrick's arrest follows the appearance in court yesterday of two other former high-ranking executives at the bank.

Irish police on Tuesday arrested the former chief executive of Anglo Irish Bank, Sean FitzPatrick, as part of a long-running fraud investigation into the nationalised lender, a source close to the investigation said.

Two former top executives at Anglo Irish Bank were charged on Monday as part of the probe into the failed lender synonymous with Ireland's financial meltdown.