Prosecutors in Munich said Rupert Stadler - the most senior group official to be held since the saga began - was arrested at his home in the early hours of Monday due to fears he might obstruct their continuing investigation.
Munich prosecutors had conducted searches at Stadler's private residence as a part of the probe concerning alleged fraud and indirect improprieties with documents. "The hearing to determine whether he will be remanded is ongoing", a spokesman for parent company Volkswagen said.
Figures show about 2000 minors separated from families
President Donald Trump and his aides have insisted that laws enacted with Democratic support require family separation. If they're calling asylum, they're still going to the detention centers although the detention centers are now full.
Cars sold in Europe by Volkswagen group were believed to be equipped with a software that automatically turned off emissions controls during driving, flouting several pollution control laws.
"The arrest warrant is based on concealment of evidence", Munich prosecutors said.
Stadler was under investigation for malpractice in the emissions cheating scandal at Volkswagen. Around 11 million vehicles from Audi are allegedly fitted with the emission manipulation devices.
The United States filed criminal charges against former VW CEO Martin Winterkorn in May, but he is unlikely to face US authorities because Germany does not extradite its nationals to countries outside the European Union.
The 92-year-old royal donned a Stewart Parvin dress and jacket with a color-coordinated hat by Rachel Trevor Morgan. They then walked through the streets of Chester to the local town hall where they attended a council lunch.
Meanwhile, OnePlus 6 owners in the rest of world are advised to update their device to the OxygenOS 5.1.7 as early as possible. The update is rolling out incrementally, as is the custom for OnePlus, and should reach you within the next few days.
Waston was an unused substitute while Bolaños replaced Johan Venegas only for the final 30 minutes of the game. Fans had better stop jumping by Wednesday, when the Mexican team plays again, taking on Sweden .
The two seemed to hit it off perfectly, smiling like no one was watching - except fans of the royal family totally took notice. McCartney first spoke of her pride at designing the dress in an interview with WWD the day after the wedding.
After Spain invited the Aquarius to land, Italy sent the Dattilo and Orione to help transport the migrants. At the port, a huge banner was hung up saying "Welcome home" in various languages including Arabic.
I couldn't be more happy to have a new son-in-law, I love them both dearly", the father of the Meghan said in the interview. Mr Markle said: "I was honoured, I can't think of a better replacement than someone like Prince Charles".
In 2016, there was a 6.2 tremor two days before a 7 magnitude quake which caused injuries and damage in southern Kumamoto. The quake, which hit just before 8am (7am Singapore time), killed three people, including a nine-year-old girl.
Mexico supporters outnumbered Germany fans at the Luzhniki Stadium and made nearly all of the noise, roaring their team forward. Germany hadn't been beaten in their opening World Cup match since 1982, which made Mexico's victory all the more impressive.
Jenson Button, the 2009 F1 world champion, was competing in the non-hybrid LMP1 class for the Russian SMP team. Win that and he will join the legendary Graham Hill as only the second driver to win the Triple Crown.
Maybe not to that extreme, but when you're in a desperate situation, you'll do whatever you have to do to take care of your kids. I miss you so much dad, ' Kim wrote alongside a throwback snap of the two of them.
She never named Chris as the ex, but every detail of the story made it clear he's the man to whom she was referring. The Nerdist co-founder and stand-up comedian has also been removed from their website.
Incredibles 2 opens with $180 million, breaks records
Previously, the seat was taken by " Finding Dory ", after it earned $135 million in its opening weekend in 2016. The movie earned $51.5 million in other territories, for a total worldwide gross of $231.5 million.
Father's Day gift ideas
Where's the love for dads? But when it came to the spending power for Mother's Day, people spent a little more on mom. The Centers for Fathers and Families is having their Salute to Fathers at the Double Tree Hotel, 2001 Point W.
Injured in Osaka, Japan natural disaster
The train and subway service in and around Osaka, including the bullet train to Tokyo , was suspended while checks were made. An 84-year-old man in nearby Ibaraki died after a bookshelf fell on top of him at home, according to city officials.
Banksy print stolen from Toronto exhibit, police say
He passes through two large galleries in the midst of being installed before arriving at a wall hung with several framed prints. It includes around 80 pieces valued at about $35 million and is scheduled to run through July 11, authorities said.