Alan Garcia, the former president of Peru, shot himself before being arrested by police amid bribery allegations, his lawyer said.
Local TV channel America reported Garcia was undergoing emergency surgery and was in critical condition.
It broadcast images of Garcia's son and supporters arriving at the hospital.
He said: 'Right now he's being operated on. "Let's pray to God to give him strength", Reyna said in broadcast comments.
Garcia, 69, served twice as president of Peru - first from 1985 to 1990 and again from 2006 to 2011 - as the leader for the center left Aprista Party.
He had denied ever receiving money from Odebrecht, which is at the centre of Latin America's biggest corruption scandal after admitting in a 2016 plea agreement with the US Justice Department that it paid corrupt officials across Latin America almost $800 million in exchange for major infrastructure contracts.
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Bears schedule to be announced Wednesday
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Martin Vizcarra, who had been serving as Peru's ambassador to Canada, succeeded Kuczynski.
In November a year ago, Garcia had requested asylum at the Uruguayan embassy after a judge banned him from leaving the country for 18 months. Uruguay rejected the request.
Some of those payments were allegedly made during Garcia's second term in office to secure a contract to build the Lima metro.
Odebrecht has admitted that it paid $29million to Peruvian officials during three Presidential tenures, but Mr Garcia maintains his innocence and has slammed the inquiry as a political smear. He was arrested last month for public drunkenness in northern California but released back into the community. "He's had three cardiac arrests", said Tomas.
Odebrecht has also been tied to corruption probes involving officials in Brazil, Ecuador, Panama, Chile and Mexico.
St Landry Parish Sheriff Bobby Guidroz said he believed his deputy was unaware of Holden Matthews' involvement in the fires. A pretrial hearing in the case was set for July 17, with jury selection scheduled to begin in the trial on September 10.
La prochaine réunion, prévue les 25 et 26 juin 2019, risque d'être déterminante pour les futurs prix des carburants à la pompe. Problématique à l'origine du mouvement des Gilets jaunes en France, les tarifs de l'essence continuent de flamber.
Nicky Butt won six Premier League titles, three FA Cups and one Champions League title at Manchester United. A 44-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of assault and remains in custody for questioning".
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The alleged attempted abduction was reported by the boy's mother, who said she fought with Mr Holyoake to release the boy. Holyoake apparently hosts a radio show in addition to his DJ career, and he goes by the name DJ Roski .
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One possible way to defeat the legislation would be to have it overturned by the European Court of Justice. Juncker called the copyright directive the "missing piece of the puzzle" when it comes to the digital age.
Days later, additional victims were identified - the sheriff's office isn't saying how many - and 50 more counts were added. Through their investigation, detectives were able to gather evidence that supported the original allegations.
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Egypt's parliament votes to extend Sisi rule
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Boeing 737 MAX training changes are 'suitable'
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Juventus shares slump after Champions League defeat
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Red Sox DFA Blake Swihart, call up Sandy Leon
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