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Lieutenant Colonel of Armenian military police suspected of taking bribe

13:20, 09.11.2011 Region: Armenia Theme: Society, Incidents

YEREVAN.- Officers of military police at Armenian Defense Ministry detained a Lieutenant Colonel of military police on suspicion of taking a bribe.

Talking to the Armenian News-NEWS.am correspondent, spokesperson for Defense Ministry David Karapetyan confirmed the reports stressing that Lieutenant Colonel was detained for demanding money from soldier’s parents.

According to him, detention is a part of campaign on struggling against corruption launched by the Ministry. The name of the detainee is not disclosed.  

Armenia News - NEWS.am

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