Police on Wednesday detained several senior officials in the Kiryat Malachi Municipality on suspicion of carrying out sex crimes, extortion, bribery and fraud.

The suspects were scheduled to face a remand hearing at Rishon Lezion Magistrate's Court on Tuesday afternoon.

Be the first to know - Join our Facebook page.

The arrests came following an undercover investigation by the National Economic Crimes Unit.

Read full story here.