Yesterday at 16.45 law enforcement officers received an appeal from the private entrepreneur Svitlana regarding another entrepreneur Yaroslav who exorted 2,000 dollars during their conversation in the cafe in Uralska str. the day before. He took to extortion in order to withdraw his application from the Department of communal property of the Transcarpathian Regional Administration which allowed him to join the competition for the lease of the property which is now in joint ownership of local communities. The issue concerns a built-in premises – a foyer of approximately 70 square meters – in the building of Transcarpathian Art Institute.
Yesterday the officers of economic crimes department of the MIA arrested Yaroslav at the office number 537 of the Transcarpathian Regional Administration and seized cash of 2,000 dollars which had been previously received from entrepreneur Svitlana.