An inspector of the Lviv fiscal service branch was arrested Aug. 15 for taking a UAH100,000 ($2,500) bribe – in a women restroom, police say.
The police were tipped off by the businessman who considered the bribe amount too steep for his minor tax violations.
The inspector was arrested while picking up the bag with the bribe money in a restroom.
She was appointed to her inspectorial position on Jun 7.
The maximum punishment for the crime is 10 years in jail with the confiscation of property.