Searches in the mayoralty of Poltava: the police reported details

Обыски в мэрии Полтавы: в полиции сообщили подробности

Searches in the mayoralty of Poltava

Searches were conducted in the framework of the case about the embezzlement of funds for road works.

The searches, which took place in Poltava city Council Wednesday, September 20, was held in the framework of the case on embezzlement of budget funds earmarked for road work. This was announced by the head of the National police Sergey Knyazev.

“According to the National police and General Prosecutor’s office, a number of officials of the city of Poltava entered into a criminal conspiracy with some entrepreneurs and funds that had to be spent on construction of roads, was simply stolen. In this regard, was carried out investigative actions, including abisoye activities,” – said Knyazev.

In comments to the Agency Interfax-Ukraine he said that during the investigation analyzed contracts for a total amount of 500 million hryvnias.

“The total amount of the contracts, which are investigated, 500 million hryvnia. What part of this sum was stolen, will be installed after completion of examinations that are already in place”, – said the head of national police.

In Ternopil searched the Prosecutor’s office and the police

As reported in the Poltava city Council and the Executive Committee of the police and Prosecutor General’s office was raided.