NABOO: the Deputy of the Odessa regional Council tried to give the detective 500 thousand dollars of a bribe

The Deputy of the Odessa regional Council was trying to give a member of the National anti-corruption Bureau (NAB) of 500 thousand dollars of a bribe. Reported to the Deputy about suspicion, the press service of NABOO.

“Undue advantage to an employee of the NAB were offered in exchange for the removal of arrest from accounts of the private companies involved, according to investigators in the corruption scheme with misappropriation of funds of the budget of the city of Odessa. We are talking about the money received from the sale of the Odessa city hall building at inflated prices. According to detectives, the beneficiary is the suspect the Deputy of the Odessa regional Council”, – is spoken in the message.

It is noted that the Deputy of the Odessa regional Council reported about suspicion under part 3 of article 369 of the criminal code of Ukraine (“Offer, promise or granting illegal benefit to the official”). At the moment the issue of election of the member of measure.

The Ministry added that the building in the whole of the property complex of the state enterprise “Plant “region” in the beginning of 2016, was sold for 4 million UAH, and in September of the same year the building was acquired by the Odessa city hall are already over 185 million UAH.

We will remind, in the spring of 2017 National anti-corruption Bureau under the procedural leadership of the Special anti-corruption Prosecutor’s office conducted searches in Odessa from-for a suspicious purchase of the plant “region”.