5 folks have been arrested in northern Greece on accusations of electoral fraud forward of the nation’s nationwide elections, Athens Information Company reported Sunday.
Based on the Normal Regional Police Directorate of Thessaly, the arrests occurred late Saturday, with officers seizing 197 ID playing cards, passports, two photocopies of ID playing cards and a bag with 114 closed envelopes, every containing a card of a parliamentary candidate and 5 poll papers with the title of the candidate already ticked.
They have been present in a automotive owned by one of many suspects.
A complete quantity of 6,060 euros was additionally discovered within the possession of two of these arrested.
Athens Information Company reported that the investigation had revealed proof of a vote-buying try.
Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis is searching for reelection within the common election Sunday, along with his fundamental rival the previous leftist premier Alexis Tsipras.