DETENTION OF ZAZA CHELIDZE FOR BRIBING POLICEMAN IN KASPI
2012-07-13 On June 17, 2012, Zaza Chelidze was detained on charges of policeman bribery. More specifically, he’s been charged with bribing Lasha Kurtanidze, operative officer of Igoeti Police Department in Kaspi District. According to the head of the analytical department, Shota Utiashvili, Zaza Chelidze offered money to Lasha Kurtanidze for making covert recordings reflecting political sentiments of the police and meetings at Igoeti Police Department. According to Utiashvili, Kurtanidze was paid USD 3000 for this.