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 Kyiv patrol police officer charged of embezzlement of $17,000 placed under house arrest

The court has placed the officer of Kyiv patrol police department, suspected of embezzlement of $17,000 under house arrest for two months.

Censor.NET reports citing the statement by the press service of Kyiv's prosecutors office.

"The Pechersk district court in Kyiv has considered the prosecutor's request and placed suspect under round the clock house arrest for two months a as a pretrial restriction," the statement reads.

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The court also obliged the suspect to wear an electronic ankle tracking device.

The criminal proceedings into the actions of the police officer were initiated under Part 3 of the Article 365 (abuse of office) and Part 5 of the Article 185 (large-scale theft) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.

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