Ex­tor­tion de­nials.

Kathimerini English - - Front Page -

A high-rank­ing po­lice of­fi­cer and the chief of a po­lice precinct who have been ac­cused of ex­tort­ing pro­tec­tion money from 12 busi­nesses de­nied the charges in court yes­ter­day and asked for the own­ers of the bars and cafe­te­rias to be ques­tioned by judges. The two of­fi­cers, whose names were not re­leased, were re­manded in cus­tody in Ko­ry­dal­los Prison af­ter fac­ing a mag­is­trate. They have been ac­cused of de­mand­ing be­tween 1,000 and 2,000 eu­ros from each bar and restau­rant owner.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Greece

© PressReader. All rights reserved.