The Basic Prosecution in Ferizaj has detained for 48 hours two persons suspected of “Abuse of official duty” and “Bribery”.
According to the Prosecution, the suspect BK during 2020-2021 at the border crossing point in Hani i Elezit had used his duty as a customs officer, enabling the suspect LS to cross the border smuggling goods through Northern Macedonia to in Kosovo, without being subject to legal control procedures.
It is suspected that the defendant BK, during 2020-2021, at the border crossing point in Hani i Elezit, in the capacity of an official person as a customs official, in order to obtain the illegal property benefit for himself or for another person – the defendant LS , uses his official duty, by not fulfilling his official duties, in such a way that while he is on duty, he notifies the defendant LS, about the time when he is assigned to the track to control vehicles and citizens when crossing the border , in which case enables the defendant to cross the border smuggling goods through Northern Macedonia to the Republic of Kosovo without undergoing legal control procedures, who would commit the criminal offenses ‘Abuse of official position or authority’ under Article 414 , paragraph 3, subparagraph 3.1, regarding paragraph 1 of the CCRK and ‘Taking bribes’, from Article 421 of the Criminal Code of the Republic of Kosovo “, it is stated in the notification.
“While the other defendant LS, during 2020-2021, at the border crossing point in Hani i Elezit, has transported goods and crossed the border line, avoiding customs control, in a way that is previously notified by the defendant – customs officer BK, that when he is on duty – Thracian at the border point, he smuggles goods – drugs without undergoing legal control procedures which then sell and distribute them in various pharmacies in the Republic of Kosovo, with him which would commit the criminal offenses ‘Smuggling of goods’, from Article 311, paragraph 1 of the CCRK and ‘Bribery’, from Article 422 of the Criminal Code of the Republic of Kosovo (CCRK) “, it is stated in the notification.
The Basic Prosecution in Ferizaj, within the legal deadline, will file a request against them for detention on remand in the Basic Court in Ferizaj. / Voice