Saratov official will be tried for embezzling 17 mln rubles
The trial of Deputy of the Voskresensky Municipal Council, who has embezzled 17 million rubles, begins in Saratov region.
Officers of the Bazarno-Karabulaksky Interdistrict Investigatory Department of the ICR Investigations Directorate in the Saratov region have completed the investigation of criminal case against 46-year-old Deputy of the Voskresensky Municipal Council of the Saratov region of the third convocation. The official has been convicted of corruption and fraud. He is charged under part 4 of Art. 159 of the Russian Criminal Code (Swindling committed by an organized group on an especially large scale) and part 3 of Art. 159.1 of the Russian Criminal Code (Swindling related to crediting committed by a person through his official position).
According to investigative authorities, in the period from June 2009 to September 2013, while being the head of Bereznyakovskoe, the official in question concluded credit agreements in his name and names of 24 people, and illegally received more than 17 million rubles.
Investigating authorities have performed a great amount of work investigating this fraudulent crime. The property of the corrupt public servant has been seized; its estimated value exceeds 10 million rubles.
The investigating authorities have collected sufficient evidence in the case. Once the indictment is confirmed, the case will be referred to the court for further consideration on the merits.
Despite the fact that 2 years have passed since the criminal disassembly that turned into a slaughterhouse, the exact picture of what happened at the Elements restaurant on December 14, 2015, is still uncertain. The investigation of criminal cases and a whole series of major detentions, which entailed events of that evening, continue to this day. None of those who were involved in extortion, shoot-out and the protection of criminals has not yet been convicted. The CrimeRussia reconstructs the chronicle of the events of that day on the information available in the public domain and video recordings from CCTV cameras.
In the request sent by the Dozhd TV channel, there were no documents confirming violations committed by deputy Alexey Yezubov, said Natalya Poklonskaya, the head of the State Duma's commission for the control of declarations.