Chelyabinsk ex-Governor took $450.000 bribe
Mikhail Yurevich is also charged with subornation of perjury.
Mikhail Yurevich, the former Governor of the Chelyabinsk Region, has been charged with taking a bribe and subornation of perjury, reported the Investigative Committee.
Earlier, it had been reported that the former Head of the region was involved in a criminal case over corruption. According to the investigation, the ex-Governor would regularly receive bribes from his then subordinate, former Health Minister of the region Vyacheslav Teslenko. The total value of the bribes amounted to 26 million rubles ($250.000).
In addition, according to investigators, Yurevich incited Oleg Grachev, who was his first deputy, to spread slander concerning the actions of the Chairman of the Chelyabinsk Regional Court shown in December 2012.
The ICR clarified that Yurevich did not show up for the interrogation saying he was in Israel. However, unless the ex-governor returns to Russia soon, he will be put on the wanted list, stressed the ICR.
Accountant of psychoneurological dispensary governed by wife of Nizhnevartovsk Mayor locked up in mental health institution. She could be aware of financial frauds
A broken door, people in medical uniform, sirens – this is how a Monday evening has ended for a female resident of Nizhnevartovsk. A medical crew arrived to the former accountant of the municipal psychoneurological dispensary and forcibly took the woman to the mental health institution. The bookkeeper could be aware of financial frauds committed in the dispensary whose Chief Physician is the wife of the Nizhnevartovsk Mayor. The investigators have questions to all participants of the incident. The CrimeRussia was figuring out who could be interested in the emergency hospitalization of the accountant.
According to Sobesednik, in 2014, the President’s former guard and Governor of Tula region got an apartment in a block near the Pushkin museum. Similar apartment in the same block was up for sale for 1 billion rubles ($15 million).