Tirana, Lawyer Arrested on Fraud Charges
Albanian Daily News
Published October 1, 2017
A lawyer was arrested on Sunday by Tirana police on grounds of fraud. Myrteza Myftari, 56, deceived the relatives of a man who died in a car accident preventing them to obtaining the financial indemnification for the health damage.
"Lawyer Myftari arrest was based on a complaint filed by the victim's relatives. According to them the defendant illicitly appropriated a sum of ALL 2.722.424 given as indemnification for the health damage to the relatives of F.R. instead of handing it over to the family," informed the police.
The lawyer will now face trial on grounds of abuse of office and fraud.