Abuse of Public Property, 10 Arrested in Durres
Albanian Daily News
Published February 9, 2018
Some 10 people have been arrested by Durresi police on grounds of ownership documents forgery and abuse of public property. Four former-officials of Ishem commune, part of Durres district, are among those arrested in Friday for abuse with public beaches.
The police reported that the arrested individuals had appropriated dozens of acres of land in the coastal line through forged ownership documents. A fraudulent scheme of land lease to third parts and sandy areas registration as agricultural land had been drafted by the arrested former-official enabling huge profits.
The identities of those arrested as part of this fraudulent scheme have not yet been made public. Further details are expected to be given by the police during the following hours.