According to the edition, it is about a member of the Office for the Protection of the Constitution and Counterterrorism. The suspect has allegedly sent secret information to the Russian intelligence.
According to the Austrian legislation, such actions are punished by ten years of imprisonment.
The outlet specifies that searches have been conducted in the department and in two other places a few weeks ago precisely because of suspicion against this person.
Earlier, it became known about the detention of the former colonel of the Austrian armed forces who was suspected of having worked for the Russian intelligence for 20 years.