Ivano-Frankivsk - SBU detains official of State Enforcement Service on bribery charges
The SBU officers jointly with prosecutors detained an official of the Ivano-Frankivsk City Office of the State Enforcement Service of Ukraine.
The offender extorted UAH 3500 from a resident of Tysmenytsia for return of a seized vehicle. Afraid of exposure, the official asked to transfer money on his banking card. Law enforcers detained him near the office while he was receiving the card with illegal benefit.
A criminal case was instituted under Part 3 Article 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine. Urgent investigative actions are under way.
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