5. L. Flavius
, a Roman eques, who gave his evidence against Verres. in B. C. 70.
He probably lived in Sicily, and was engaged in mercantile pursuits. (Cic. in Verr.
He appears to be the same as the L. Flavius who is mentioned as the procurator,
that is, the agent or steward of C. Matrinius in Sicily. (Cic. in Verr.