North Ossetia: Prosecutor's Office employee busted on extortion from businessman
In Vladikavkaz, Soslan Sozanov has been detained; he is charged with a bribe.
In Vladikavkaz, operatives of the FSB and the ICR Investigative Committee in the North Caucasian Federal District have detained a Prosecutor's Office employee Soslan Sozanov. Until recently, he worked as Deputy Prosecutor of the Prigorodny district.
He is suspected of extortion.
According to the press service of the ICR Main Investigations Directorate in the North Caucasian Federal District, this employee of the Prosecutor’s Office extorted money from a representative of the region's commercial structures for the general protection of his business.
A criminal case under part 1 of Art. 30 (Preparation for a crime), item b, c part 5 of Art. 290 (Bribe-Taking), and part 1 of Art. 285 (Abuse of Official Powers) has been initiated.
Video: Detention of North Ossetia Prosecutor's Office employee Soslan Sozanov