Brazil Charges Ryan Lochte But Probably Can't Extradite Him From US
"Lying to police" isn't covered under the U.S. extradition treaty with Brazil.By Matt Picht | August 25, 2016
U.S. swimmer Ryan Lochte's little "over-exaggeration" has led to criminal charges being brought against him from the Brazilian government.
Lochte is accused of falsely reporting a crime after the swimmer told authorities he was robbed at gunpoint. Rio police say Lochte was confronted by security guards after vandalizing a gas station restroom.