Cayman Islands leader McKeeva Bush is arrested on suspicion of corruption

Cayman Islands leader McKeeva Bush is arrested on suspicion of corruption McKeeva Bush was detained at his home by the Financial Crime Unit of the Royal Cayman Islands PolicePolice are probing allegations of theft, misuse of a government credit card and the illegal importation of explosives Bush has publicly denied any wrongdoing | UPDATED: 17:33 GMT, 11 December 2012 The leader of the Cayman Islands was arrested on suspicion of corruption on Tuesday in connection with a series of police investigations in the Caribbean offshore financial center, authorities said. Premier McKeeva Bush was detained at his home by members of the Financial Crime Unit of the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service, a police statement said. The 57-year-old premier is the focus of police probes into charges of theft, alleged misuse of a government credit card and abuse of office over the alleged importation of explosives without valid permits, the statement said