Deputy Prosecutor General Davyd Sakvarelizdze and Head of department in the Prosecutor General's Office Iryna Didenko announced, Censor.NET reports with reference to PGO press service.
"It is found out that a private businessman from the Poltava region filed a complaint to the Prosecutor General's Office about corruption of one of the prosecutors. As the businessman said, a criminal proceeding was opened against him, documents and technical equipment from his office confiscated, which practically stopped the work of an enterprise. At the same time the inter-district prosecutor offered the businessman to give him $5,000 to stop the criminal proceeding. The prosecutor is detained at the moment. A pre-court investigation is underway," they said in the authority.
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"The Prosecutor General's Office is once more addressing the public with a request to notify about corruption facts to the following e-mail address firstname.lastname@example.org ," the Prosecutor General's Office reminded.