Former official of defence plant tries to earn USD 2,500,000 by selling property of State Defence Complex
SBU identified a former official of one of the defence plants of Ukroboronprom State Military Concern, who was trying to earn USD 2.5 mln by selling state property.
Former Deputy Director General of Mayak plant promised the director of commercial company to facilitate the decision concerning the purchase of PJSC Mayak property complex. Officially, the businessman had to pay only USD 2 mln for the property complex in Kyiv.
Law enforcement officers detained the official in bank branch (Shevchenkivsk district, Kyiv) on receiving USD 200,000, the first part of bribe.
The Mayak plant and the office of Obolon district State Enforcement Service are being searched under the criminal proceedings for fraud. The involvement of current headship of the plant in the fraud is being checked.
The issue of charging the suspect is being decided.
The operation was conducted jointly with the National Police Main Department under the legal supervision of the Prosecutor's Office (Kyiv).
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