Tolyatti: Two officials detained after searches in mayor’s office
Head of the Tolyatti Department of Urban Development Customer Service Management, Natalya Soboleva, and chief specialist of the same management Sergey Aydashkin are suspected of receiving a large bribe. A preventive measure has already been elected for them.
As a result of the special operation by the FSB Directorate and the ICR in the Samara region, two officials of Tolyatti Mayor’s Office have been detained, TLT.ru reports.
Head of the Tolyatti Department of Urban Development Customer Service Management Natalya Soboleva and chief specialist of the same management Sergey Aydashkin are suspected of receiving a large bribe are suspected of receiving a bribe of 250 thousand rubles ($4.3 thousand). Searches had been held in the mayor’s office prior to their detention.
According to the local media, the officials had extorted a 250-thousand-ruble bribe in exchange for signing acceptance certificates for a businessman, whose company repaired roofs in kindergartens.
A preventive measure in the form of house arrest has already been elected for the detained persons. The decision is due to the fact the state of health of one of the suspects had deteriorated sharply.
In early November 2017, Basmanny Court of Moscow has satisfied the motion brought by the Main Investigations Directorate in the City of Moscow of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation (ICR) and remanded Aleksander Shukyurov, Director of the Capital Renovation Directorate State Budgetary Institution of Moscow, in custody. The head of the institution subordinate to the Department of Capital Renovation of the City of Moscow that had acted as the client in tenders worth dozens of billions of rubles is suspected of swindling on an especially large scale.