The Prosecutor of the Transcarpathian region together with the Department for the protection of the economy of Ukraine documented criminal scheme of systematic extortion and receiving a bribe by the head of the Board and head of division of PJSC Zakarpatgas from individuals, legal entities and private entrepreneurs. This reports the press service of the Prosecutor of the Transcarpathian region.
It is reported that the money they got for the smooth coordination and connection to the gas supply of commercial and private projects.
“Held in the framework of criminal proceedings, complex covert search and investigatory actions in its demand of unlawful benefit in the amount of 50 thousand hryvnias, the head of the Department of PJSC Zakarpatgas from one of the entrepreneurs of the region for the smooth coordination and connection of gasification of a private house”, – stated in the message.
It is noted that the head of Zakarpatgaz was arrested in a private home of the entrepreneur while receiving them receiving the next bribe in the amount of 30 thousand hryvnias. The Prosecutor said that he the businessman’s officials have already received on the eve of 200 USD and 15 thousand hryvnia.
At the place of work and residence of defendants ongoing searches. The issue of their detention under article 208 of the criminal procedure code of Ukraine.
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