Member of organized crime community Uralmash Vladislav Kostarev who had died found abroad
Defendant in 34 criminal cases had faked his own death and now lives in Europe.
Member of organized crime community Uralmash Vladislav Kostarev who had been put on an international wanted list is alive and deals with legal business in Prague, reports Ura.ru.
Author of the article found out that Kostarev owns a firm W Avon 98 s.r.o registered in Prague in 1998. Kostarev’s spouse Veronika is a co-owner of the firm. The firm has been active, judging by the documents it provides to authorities of the Czech Republic. The company’s owners have not been changed which means Kostarev is alive.
The member of the organized crime group who had dealt with its economy wing ‘died’ in the United Arab Emirates. With that, Kostarev is considered being involved in crimes at Sverdlovsk region’s 26 enterprises and 7 others located in other regions of Russia.
They are Artem mechanical engineering plant, Bogdanovichsky porcelain factory, Pervouralsky factory for metallic structures, brick factory Uktus, construction and installation directorate #3, ZAO Zvezda (Lesnoy) and others.
The escapee member of the gang is being suspected of swindling on an especially large scale, illegal appropriation and laundering of money, influence peddling, incitement to falsification, falsification of experts’ reports, organization of manufacturing of faked money. Kostarev has been on the wanted list since September, 2007.
Ura.ru gives a link to the database of the Czech Republic’s Ministry of Justice as a prove of the staging of the death. There is a letter by David Farbey, a CEO of Kostarev’s company. In the document, he lets know the authorities that a meeting of owners that had taken place on April 11, 2011, did not prolong his powers. There was a message dated back to March 9, 2016, by Vladislav and Veronika Kostyreva stating that W Avon 98 s.r.o. was changing its legal entity.
According to the Cadastral Register of the Czech Republic, there are no building owned by the couple. The criminal needs the company for establishing and prolonging visas, residence permit and even obtaining of citizenship which lets him to travel around the world freely.