In Vladivostok have uncovered a Scam with Christmas trees

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich in photobacteria in a puddle of the Christmas tree. Hivnae photoIn Vladivostok have uncovered a Scam with Christmas trees© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich the image Bank

Investigators have arrested the Director of the municipal institution «Socio-cultural center «Vladivostok» in the case of receiving a «rollback» 200 thousand rubles for the state contract for the installation of Christmas trees, reports SUCK in the Primorsky territory.

«According to investigators, in January 2015, the accused received a bribe in the amount of 200 thousand rubles from the citizen for what he contributed in the conclusion of the municipal contract for installation (dismantling) of the Christmas trees and income», — stated in the message.

As explained in the SUCK, we are talking about the installation and removal of all Christmas trees in the city.

The court sentenced the accused a measure of restraint in the form of house arrest.

It is noted that the crime was revealed by the police. According to the regional Ministry of internal Affairs, investigators conducted searches at the place of residence and work of the suspect, seized documents, money and electronic media. Militiamen establish participation of the person involved in similar crimes.