Three accomplices of Senator Raul Arashukov declared wanted
The court considered the appeal for the arrest of the alleged gang leader, who stole gas iao 31 billion rubles.
The investigation announced the search for three alleged members of the criminal gang, which leader was Raul Arashukov, the adviser to the director general of Gazprom Mezhregiongaz. The investigator reported this at the Moscow City Court at the meeting on the consideration of Arashukov’s arrest appeal.
The names of the wanted were not revealed, but the investigator clarified that two are in the federal wanted list, and one - in the international list.
The meeting ended with the judge's refusal on the release of Arashukov. In court, the defendant spoke on video conferencing.
Earlier, the Basmanny Court of Moscow placed Arashukov in a pre-trial detention center until March 30. The defendant is accused of the theft of natural gas for 31 billion rubles.