Prosecutor General's Office of Ukraine detained inter-district Prosecutor of Poltava region for a bribe of $5,000

The Prosecutor General's Office of Ukraine together with the Security Service of Ukraine found out a corruption fact concerning one of inter-district prosecutors of the Poltava region.

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 stop_kor@gp.gov.ua ," the Prosecutor General's Office reminded.

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