TOKYO (AP) — Two People suspected of serving to former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn skip bail in Japan and flee to Lebanon in December 2019 have arrived in Tokyo for a felony investigation and certain trial.
Michael Taylor and his son, Peter, who had been detained in a Boston jail since final Might, had been handed over to Japanese custody on Monday in Boston for extradition and had been flown to Tokyo on Tuesday.
Televised video confirmed a Japan Airways flight carrying the 2 males land in Tokyo’s Narita Worldwide Airport on Tuesday afternoon. They had been largely hidden behind a tarp held up by Japanese authorities.
The Taylors are to be taken to the Tokyo detention middle, the place Ghosn was held earlier than being launched on bail, for investigation by Japanese prosecutors.
Ghosn, who led Nissan Motor Co. for greater than twenty years, was arrested in 2018 and charged with under-reporting his future compensation and breach of belief in diverting Nissan cash for private achieve. He says he’s harmless.
Japan has put Ghosn on Interpol’s needed checklist, however Lebanon has no extradition treaty with Japan.
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