Employee of penal colony in Novocheboksarsk was convicted for receiving bribe
The press-service of the Investigative Committee in Chuvash Republic reported that the former employee of colony in Novocheboksarsk was caught red-handed while taking a bribe.
It is reported that the employee of penal colony №3 agreed to smuggle two mobile phones into the prison and hand them over to one of the prisoners for a reward of five thousand rubles. On June 7th right after receiving the money he was detained by employees of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia and the Investigative Committee in Chuvashia.
On the fact of bribery criminal case was initiated. The employee of the colony was dismissed and later - fired.
The court ruled that the perpetrator has to pay a fine of 250 thousand rubles to the treasury, and deprived him of the right to hold positions in the public service for two years.
In less than three years, Vadim Potomsky, Governor of the Orel Region, became involved into so many scandals that rumors about his upcoming dismissal circulate persistently. Furthermore, the region under his rule has made a mark during the live teleconference with the President: a complaint made by Orel resident Klavdia Stavtseva became one of the most high-profile episodes of the broadcast. What could be the next twist in the career of Potomsky?