Hacker who allegedly stole e-mails from Benfica detained by the Criminal Police

NO NAME BOYS BENFICA SUPPORTERS SOCCER GAME OF SEASON 8 OF THE PORTUGUESE LEAGUE BENFICA VS NACIONAL DA MADEIRA ESTADIO DA LUZ, LISBON 26 10 2009 PHOTO OF LUIS MANUEL NEVES BENFICA VS NACIONAL DA M

The suspect of having stolen electronic correspondence from the Luz club was arrested by the authorities.

Rui Pinto, the hacker who allegedly stole e-mails from Benfica was arrested this Wednesday by the Portuguese Criminal Police (Polícia Judiciária).

In a statement sent to newsrooms, the Attorney General's Office and the Criminal Police confirmed 'the arrest of a national citizen with 30 years of age on whom a European Arrest Warrant had been issued' and, according to what TSF could found out, it's really Rui Pinto, suspected of having stolen electronic mail from the Luz club.

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