New defendant in Zakharchenko's case
The siloviki detained the former Deputy Head of the Moscow Property Department.
In the case of ex-Colonel Zakharchenko a new defendant appeared. Law enforcement agencies detained former Deputy Head of the Moscow City Property Department Gleb Bondarenko. According to Mash, the testimony against him was given by earlier detained adviser of the chairman of the BBR-bank board Vladimir Koryevkin. According to him, it was Bondarenko upom whose order he hired 63-year-old Viktor Zakharchenko, the ex-Deputy Head of the Ministry of Internal Affairs Directorate, at the MIA Bank. Earlier, Bondarenko was only a witness.
He fictitiously held the post of deputy head of the bank. Having received for almost two years a salary of 4 million rubles ($71.300), Zakharchenko Senior never appeared at work. He himself explains his criminal case with pressure on his son.
Gleb Bondarenko worked in the managing company Renaissance Capital, then in Sberbank, for a time headed Development of assets JSC, Fund of the enterprises of the transport complex JSC. In 2012-2013, he held the post of Minister of Investments and Innovations of the Moscow Region, and since October 2013 - the General Director of Development Corporation of the Moscow Region OJSC. April 21, 2014 was appointed the Deputy Head of the Moscow Property Department by the order of Mayor Sergey Sobyanin.
The businessman stated that he had given the money to the Head of the Main Directorate of Interdepartmental Cooperation and Internal Security of the Investigative Committee of Russia (ICR) for "advancing the case" on the watch stolen from him by ICR officers.