Businessman Alberto Luceno He has argued before the judge in the case of the masks that he cannot pay the bail of four million euros that the magistrate imposed on him, beyond the assets and accounts already seized.
In a letter sent to the head of the Investigating Court number 47, to which Efe has had access, the businessman’s defense communicates “very respectfully” to the magistrate “the impossibility of Mr. Luceño to meet the bail imposed, without prejudice to the assets and balances in current accounts already seized, although, as soon as the assets are available, the request will be addressed”.
On May 3, Judge Adolfo Carretero gave Luceño 48 hours to pay the 4,023,966.94 euros that remain to be secured as bail.
According to the Anticorruption Prosecutor, Both businessmen pocketed 6.2 million euros in commissions for the sale of medical supplies to the Madrid City Council at the start of the pandemic.
So far, only a property valued at 1.1 million euros, various vehicles valued at 946,136.66 euros and the balance of current accounts for an amount of 129,140.70 euros have been seized from Luceño.