In the Transcarpathian region detained a criminal who demanded 30 thousand dollars for the non-proliferation of photos of a provocative nature. Reports a press about it-service of Prosecutor’s office of area.
Man detained upon receipt of funds in the amount of 1 thousand dollars.
At present investigative actions are carried out with the aim of documenting illegal activities and identifying all involved in the crime.
Criminal proceedings opened under part 2 of article 189 of the criminal code of Ukraine – extortion, i.e. demand of transfer of property with the threat of disclosure of information which the victim wants to keep secret, committed on preliminary arrangement by group of persons.
We will remind, the Prosecutor’s office of Kharkiv region has directed to Lenin regional court of Kharkov the indictment against 3 men suspected of extortion 260 thousand UAH from the businessman.