Driving on a collision and shooting from guns: officials of Karachaevsk staged chaos at wedding
With regard to employee of the Karachay-Cherkessia Accounts Chamber Radmir Gerbekov a criminal case under the article Hooliganism was opened.
Employee of the Karachay-Cherkessia Accounts Chamber Radmir Gerbekov became a participant, if not to say the instigator, lawlessness in the very center of Karachaevsk. Gerbekov, being in one of the cars of the wedding cortege, opened fire from the firearm Saiga with joyful yelling. The official shot about 10 times. In addition, Toyota, in which the employee of the Accounts Chamber was moving, was driving backward along the busy Lenin Street during this whole action. The foreign car almost knocked down an elderly man, who at that moment was trying to cross the road.
This fact became public after the video recording with shooting in the center of the city was posted by City Administration land department Head Umar Karaev. Apparently, Karaev, also invited at the wedding, decided to share a joyful event with subscribers. However, after the hype in the media, the official removed the video from the social network.
On the eve, law enforcement officers detained Karaev, Gerbekov and two other men whose names were not reported in order to clarify the circumstances. The police found and seized four weapons in detainees' Toyota cars. Sources say that the company of officials to the police was accompanied by First Deputy Head of Karachayevsk Alibek Karaketov.
Despite the obvious patronage to the employee of the Accounting Chamber of Karachaevo-Cherkessia, Radmir Gerbekov was charged under the article Hooliganism and appointed a preventive measure in the form of a written undertaking not to leave the place. The city Mayor's Office also conducts an internal audit, after which a decision on punishment will be made.
Video: Officials of Karachaevsk staged chaos at wedding
The prosecutors want the former Russian Federation Council member to go to prison for 14 years instead of 9 and pay a 500-million-ruble ($8.8 million) fine instead of 70 million rubles ($1.2 million).