Ivano-Frankivsk region: SBU exposes scam artist who presented himself as SBU officer
SBU Internal Security officers exposed a conman who was presenting himself as the officer of the anti-terrorist division of the SBU Central office.
Special service officers found that the resident of Tysmennytsky district who presented himself as the SBU officer, promised, for money reward, help in getting passenger transportation permits.
On January 17, in the framework of criminal proceeding initiated on Part 2 Art. 190 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine, SBU Internal Security officers jointly with National police officers of Ivano-Frankivsk region searched the criminal’s place of residence.
During the investigative actions, law enforcers found a fake SBU Officer ID, a Makarov pistol adapted for shooting rubber bullets, and ammo rounds.
The urgent investigations are under way.
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