In Transcarpathia, the Security Service of Ukraine detained a border guard for a bribe of 20,000 UAH (PHOTOS)
The Security Service of Ukraine, together with the military prosecutors, arrested the head of one of the departments of the Mukachevo border guard detachment for bribery.
The captain demanded from a local resident more than 20 thousand hryvnia bribe for facilitating the illegal movement of a large batch of electronic watches across the state border of Ukraine.
The extortionist was detained while receiving a part of the undue advantage.
The preliminary investigation under Part 3 of Art. 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine was opened. The border guard was detained under Article 208 of the Criminal Procedure Code.
Urgent operational-investigative measures are being taken.