Investigators will conduct an audit in connection with publications posted on the Internet about allegedly illegal actions of traffic police officers serving on the highway near Taganrog near the village of Sambek, the press service of the regional Sledkom reports.

Information has been published on social networks and a number of media that traffic police officers, while serving at a checkpoint near the village of Sambek, demanded and then received illegal monetary rewards for the passage of a car.

Recall that initially told about it Alexander Khodakovsky, commander of the Vostok battalion from the DPR, posted on his telegram channel.

  • We are bringing nightlights and radio stations for the war, we have traveled half the country, and our native Rostov traffic cops have ripped off a fiver for travel on Sambek. It would be possible to discuss, but time was running out – I had to give it back, – he wrote.

Now, at the direction of the leadership of the investigative department of the Investigative Committee of Russia in the Rostov region, an audit of the published information has been organized. According to its results, a procedural decision will be made.