(NBC News) A third senior U.S. Navy official was arrested Wednesday and charged with accepting prostitutes, luxury travel and cash from a foreign defense contractor in exchange for classified and internal Navy information, the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of California announced.
U.S. Navy Cmdr. Jose Luis Sanchez, 41, was arrested in Tampa, Fla., Wednesday.
He is accused of accepting prostitutes, $100,000 cash and other bribes from Leonard Francis — a Malaysian contractor known in military circles simply as "Fat Leonard."
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