Person who stole $ 915,000 from co-investors extradited from Germany to Russia
The head of the Novgorod developer Ekspress was detained in Seftenberg.
Employees of the Russian Interpol Bureau and the Federal Penitentiary Service extradited Valery Markovkin, the head of the Ekspress LLC, who was detained in Seftenberg, Germany, and accused of stealing 60 million rubles ($ 915,000) from co-investors (part 4 of Article 159 CCRF), the official MIA representative Irina Volk told TASS.
According to the investigators, from 2015 to 2017, Markovkin built an apartment building in Veliky Novgorod at the expense of the co-investors, but did not complete the construction. When the criminal case was initiated against him, the businessman left Russia. In July 2018, at the request of the Russian authorities, the German police detained the wanted person.
Consolidator of metropolitan lands: Empire of Aleksander Postrigan’, ex-Head of Klin District, collapses
According to Aleksander Kurennoy, an official representative of the Prosecutor General’s Office, the watchdog authority is about to file with the Klin Town Court of the Moscow Region a lawsuit to confiscate assets worth in total 4 billion rubles ($62.1 million) from Aleksander Postrigan’, ex-Head of the Klin District. Aleksander Postrigan’ was arrested in June 2018 on suspicion of exceeding official powers and remains in detention since then. The CrimeRussia was figuring out the origin of billions of rubles and hundreds of real properties belonging to the Honorable Builder of the Moscow Region, business affairs of his relatives and friends, and why the official was busted for corruption so many years after pulling off his criminal schemes.