SBU detains corrupt doctor of Vinnytsia medical institution
In Vinnytsia, the SBU officers exposed a doctor of a medical institution extorting illegal profit.
The SBU operatives established that the doctor extorted USD 4,000 from a local resident for assistance in assigning a lifelong disability group to which the citizen was legally entitled.
The law enforcers detained the doctor in his office on his receiving the total amount of the bribe.
The issue of serving the detainee a notice of suspicion in committing a crime and choosing him a measure of restraint is being settled within the framework of initiated criminal proceeding.
In order to identify other episodes of illegal activity the investigative actions are ongoing.
The operation was conducted jointly with the Chief Investigation Directorate of the National Police and the General Prosecutor General's Office.
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