In the Crimea when receiving a bribe on a bag more than 5 million dollars the chairman of Partenitsky settlement council (Big Alushta), and also the deputy of this council is detained.
As report the Ministry of Internal Affairs, about it today on a press - conferences in Simferopol were reported by the Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine Yury LUTSENKO.
According to him, officials extorted money for two land plots which total area made 17 hectares.
"For 17 hectares of the earth they extorted a bribe of 6 million 800 thousand dollars, from them they intended to appropriate 5 million 200 thousand dollars, and officially to pay 1 million 600 thousand dollars into accounts of Partenitsky village council", - the Minister of Internal Affairs told.
On a press - conferences showed to journalists the withdrawn dollar notes. Money protected some employees of "Golden eagle".
Yu.LUTsENKO noted that it is the largest in the history of the Ukrainian militia the detained bribe. Before, the minister told, first place was won by a bribe in 3 million UAH in the Dnepropetrovsk area.
He also reported that the operation performed by forces of staff of General Directorate of Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine in the Crimea and the Prosecutor General's Office of Ukraine, prepared for a long time. LUTsENKO thanked for work of the Crimean militiamen.