In Uzhgorod, prosecutors arrested another border guard for bribe-taking
On March 20, 2016, the military prosecutor of Uzhgorod garrison together with the operational staff of the Anti-Corruption and Organized Crime Department of the Security Service of Ukraine in Transcarpathian region recorded the fact of extortion and receiving of undue benefit by a senior inspector of the Border Guard Service department "Luzhanka" of the Mukachevo Border Guard Detachment.
The cash in the amount of about $ 1,000 was intended for facilitating illegal transportation of 43 watches made in China across the state border of Ukraine.
The undue benefit was found and seized during the inspection of the scene in its entirety. The offender was detained under Art. 208 of the CPC of Ukraine.
The captain of the Border Guard Service was notified of being suspected of a crime under Part 3 of Art. 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine (obtaining of undue advantage, combined with extortion).
The issue of imposing on him a pre-trial restraint in the form of detention is being decided.