NewsFlashFormer BP engineer arrested in US Gulf spill case

24 April 2012 19:18  [Source: ICIS news]

HOUSTON (ICIS)--A former engineer for BP has been arrested and  charged with destroying evidence related to the 2010 Gulf of Mexco explosion and oil spill, according to US media reports on Tuesday.

Kurt Mix, of Katy, Texas, was arrested on two charges of obstruction of justice, according to the Houston Chronicle.

Mix is accused to deleting records relating to the amount of oil flowing form the well.

By: Bobbie Clark
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