Management of Khabarovsk Vodokanal suspected of swindle
The Head of city Vodokanal and his subordinates are suspected of swindle of 130 million rubles ($2.2m).
Heads of the Khabarovsk Vodokanal Municipal Unitary Enterprise and several businessmen became persons involved in criminal case over swindle of 130 million rubles. Funds were allocated for construction of the Tungus water intake, the press service of the Investigative Committee of the region reports.
Earlier it was reported that on past weeks the Head of the Vodokanal, deputy of the Khabarovsk City Council Vladimir Steblevsky, and his son-in-law businessman Sergey Makarov were arrested.
Besides, at five defendants in the case searches were carried out. Investigators found and arrested large sums of cash, bank accounts, real estate and cars. The water intake for construction of which 11.3 billion rubles are already spent did not reach the design capacity.
In late May, a private Sud-Aviation Gazelle helicopter has crash-landed in the Khabarovsk krai. As a result, a 72-year-old man died from heart seizure. Another passenger has got a spinal fracture, while the third one – the pilot – came out of the accident with only a minor brain concussion. Later it became known that the deceased person was an FSB colonel general, the one with spinal fracture – a former overseer of the Khabarovsk krai, while a prominent Khabarovsk businessman had piloted the helicopter. The CrimeRussia obtained some exclusive information about this strange company.