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Tax officer arrested on suspicion of stealing 6 mln euros

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An employee at a central tax office in Athens was arrested on Wednesday on suspicion of embezzling more than 6 million euros in taxpayers’ money.

The 58-year-old was taken into custody after a local magistrate issued a warrant for her arrest on charges of embezzlement and money laundering.

The Financial Police did not provide further details of the case.