The court convicted a former Prosecutor of Saransk on charges of bribery

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The court sentenced the former Prosecutor of the Oktyabrsky district of Saransk, accused of receiving bribes to 7.5 years in prison and fined 1.5 million roubles, informs on Thursday investigatory management of investigatory Committee of the Russian Federation in Mordovia.

«Collected by the Department for investigation of particularly important cases of SUS’k of the Republic of Mordovia evidence accepted by the court sufficient for sentencing the former Prosecutor of October district of the city of Saransk… court Sentence the man appointed punishment in the form of 7,5 years of imprisonment with punishment serving in a corrective colony of strict regime, with penalty in the state income in the amount of 1.5 million rubles», — stated in the message.

In addition, the convicted person is deprived of the rank of «senior counselor of justice,» adds the Agency.

According to the case materials, in July 2016 the convicted person, occupying the post of district attorney, suggested that the Director of the construction entity to transfer him a bribe in the amount of 370 thousand rubles for General patronage in commercial activities on the territory of Oktyabrsky district of Saransk. In addition, said SK, the district attorney has promised not to bring the businessman to justice in case of violations in the activities of the organization.

The company’s Director reported he received «the offer» in the FSB of Mordovia. All further actions passed under control of operative employees — after receiving part of a bribe of a Prosecutor detained and later he was remanded in custody, supplemented in the message.