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Latvia: Citizen of Belarus fined EUR 4,300 for offering EUR 10 bribe to border guard

BC, Riga, 10.03.2020.Print version
The Prosecutor's Office has fined a citizen of Belarus EUR 4,300 for offering a bribe to a border guard, LETA was informed by the State Border Guard.

The State Border Guard detained the person on the Braslava-Daugavpils road yesterday after he had parked illegally on the road.

After border guards approached the man to tell him that they will be issuing him a EUR 30 fine for the violation, he then offered the border guards a EUR 10 bribe.

The man was then detained and later issued a EUR 4,300 fine offering a bribe to law enforcement officials.

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