The Deputy Head of the Kerch City Administration Oleg Shevchenko was remanded in custody after his detention by the occupation law enforcement officers in the course of investigation into extortion of bribes.

The so-called Kerch City Court granted the petition of the investigator. The accused will continue to be remanded until February 22, 2017.

As QHA reported earlier, the official was arrested red-handed while receiving a bribe of RUB 380,000.

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