Chernihiv region: SBU exposes SESU official on embezzlement of state fuel (video)
SBU officers exposed the head a structural unit of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine (SESU) Office in Chernihiv region on systematic embezzlement of state fuel and oil.
The SBU operatives established that the head of unit for logistic support of the special-purpose rescue squadron was illegally selling to individuals fuel tickets designated for rescue teams of emergency response.
According to preliminary calculations, the Lieutenant Colonel of civil defence service managed to sell over 3,000 litres of diesel fuel and petrol of different brands. State losses due to embezzlement topped UAH 100,000 (USD 3,703).
During investigative activities, law enforcers documented another fact of sale of petrol tickets sale to a resident of the regional centre.
The issue of serving the detainee a notice of suspicion in committing a crime and choosing a measure of restraint is being settled within the framework of initiated criminal proceeding under Part 3 Article 191 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.
In order to identify all circumstances of the case and other persons involved in illegal activity, the investigative actions are ongoing.
The operation was conducted jointly with the State Emergency Service of Ukraine regional department under the procedural supervision of the Prosecutor's Office.
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