Death MP: Sbushnik extorted a quarter of a million dollars for non-disclosure of details

If you can prove guilt to the suspect threatens from 7 till 12 years with confiscation

Law enforcement officers convicted of extorting $ 250,000 US organized group of a minimum of four people headed by the Deputy of one of departments of Management of security Service of Ukraine in Odessa region.


This is the website of the State Bureau of investigation.

According to investigators, an employee of the SBU, organized and directed the activities of a criminal gang, whose members in may 2020 demanded from the citizen money in the sum of 250 000 USD for non-disclosure of information about the circumstances of the death of one of the people’s deputies of Ukraine, which is unable to harm him. In case of refusal the provision of funds for the gang members threatened the victim to apply to it and its close relatives violence.

Now investigators of the RRT informed the Colonel of SBU on suspicion in extortion that caused property damage in especially large amounts, or committed by an organized group (part 4 of article 189 of the Criminal code of Ukraine)“, – stated in the message of the security forces.


Also the question on election concerning the suspect the measure of restraint in form of detention and his removal from office.

Now investigators RRT carried out a court-approved searches at the residences of defendants in criminal offence and in the Control room of the security Service of Ukraine in Odessa region.

In the case of proof of guilt of the suspect is threatened by punishment in the form of imprisonment for the term from 7 till 12 years with confiscation of property.

Earlier it was reported that in Nikolaev police caught on a large bribe.