Taishet city mayor arrested for two months
The court has selected a preventive measure against Mayor of the Taishet district of Irkutsk region Aleksandr Velichko; the official has been arrested for two months.
Let us recall that, as previously reported by the CrimeRussia, the mayor is suspected of corruption and fraud. On February 9, the mayor's office was searched. According to the prosecutor's office, four artesian wells belonging to the municipality have been illegally transferred to the ownership of the private company VAV LLC.
Meanwhile, these wells had been created by local authorities using budget money. The expenditure part was 3.2 million rubles. In addition, VAV LLC annually received 15 million rubles from Baykalenergo for wells exploitation.
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After the initiation of the criminal case Denis Naumchev was in Austria for treatment for a year and a half, which he confirmed by regularly sending doctor’s certificates, and was allegedly ready to come to the investigators as soon as the doctors allowed.
Some details of the gathering that was raided by the security forces have transpired: thieves in law nicknamed Kakha Galsky and Gudzha Kutaissky and leaders of the criminal world of Siberia were taken to the PD.