World Cup ticket executive on the run

Director of company hired by FIFA to exclusively sell tickets is accused of multi-million dollar scheme.

    The director of a company hired by FIFA to exclusively sell World Cup tickets is on the run after avoiding arrest in his Rio de Janeiro hotel.
     
    He is accused of masterminding a multi-million dollar ticket re-selling scam.
     
    Al Jazeera's Lucia Newman reports from Rio De Janiero.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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