The group of 10 athletes were taken to a police station after trying to enter the basketball arena to watch a semi-final game between Australia and Serbia.
Brazilian police allege the athletes had tampered with their accreditation to gain access to the venue.
1. to interfere with something in a way that damages it or has harmful results;
2. to try to corrupt or influence somebody or affect the outcome of something;
3. interfere with (something) in order to cause damage or make unauthorised alterations.
official approval of an organization, worker, or course of study.