Kyiv Regional Administration head dismissed over bribery suspision escaped
- 12.09.2016, 10:04,
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Ukrainian Prosecutor General's Office is investigating into the involvement of Maksym Melnychuk who recently urgently sent in resignation from the post of head of Kyiv Regional Administration in the case regarding his deputy detained red-handed.
Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said Melnychuk escaped after his deputy's arrest and the police did not know his whereabouts.
"Investigators are studying the role of Melnychuk who several days ago urgently resigned in this case," Prosecutor General Yuriy Lutsenko wrote on his Facebook page.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on September 9 signed the Melnychuk's dismissal.