Corruption suspicions at Targu Jiu City Hall
A new mayor comes under corruption suspicions. Anti-corruption prosecutors have conducted several searches at Targu Jiu City Hall and at Mayor Florin Cârciumaru’s place on Tuesday. The investigations also took place at the offices of several companies in a corruption file targeting actions committed during 2008-2015.
Judicial sources told local media the investigation is targeting alleged embezzlement of EU funds regarding sewage works that should have been concluded two years ago.
Florin Cârciumaru is a member of the ruling Social Democrat Party. He has been leading the PSD branch in Gorj since 2004 and has been mayor in Targu Jiu for 15 years.