Former adviser to Cabanas held in custody
A former financial adviser to Salvador Cabanas is being held in
custody as investigators look into charges he defrauded the
Paraguay footballer out of more than $1 million.
A Paraguay judge ordered Jose Maria Gonzalez held in preventive
detention and set a court hearing for Dec. 21.
Cabanas was a star with Mexico club America but was shot in the
head at point-blank range in a Mexico City bar 11 months ago. He
miraculously survived the attack but is not expected to play again.
His wife alleges Gonzalez committed fraud, siphoning off some of