Zaporizzhya: SBU exposes head of the land surveying enterprise on UAH 1 million bribe
Officials of the Security Service of Ukraine together with the investigators of the National Police, under the procedural guidance of the prosecutor's office, detained the head of one of Zaporizzhya land surveying enterprises for the bribe.
Special service operatives have established that the director of one of the city's consulting companies extorted from a private entrepreneur over UAH 1 million. For this amount, the offender promised entrepreneur to influence the officials of the local power of Zaporizzhya for a positive decision to grant the purchase option of the land plot.
Law enforcers arrested the offender at the place of work while receiving one million thirty nine thousand UAH.
In the framework of criminal proceedings, initiated under Part 3 Article 368, Part 3 Article 369-2 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine, the issue of serving the detainee a notice of suspicion is being settled.
Investigative and operational actions are ongoing to establish all the circumstances of the illegal activity and bring to justice other persons who may be involved in the deal, in particular, local government officials.
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