Paraguay Prosecutors Investigating Ronaldinho Gaúcho for More Crimes

The former star player is in pre-trial detention in Asunción.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Former Brazilian soccer star Ronaldinho Gaúcho and his brother and entrepreneur, Roberto de Assis Moreira, spent their second night in a special cell of the National Police Specialized Squad in Asunción, Paraguay. Paraguay's Prosecutor's Office is calling for further investigations into whether the former player has committed other crimes such as money laundering.

Ronaldinho and Assis are being held in custody at the request of the Paraguayan Prosecutor's Office, who feared they would flee the country before authorities could determine why Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?