Ex-accountant, «the Seventh Studio» by Massieu charged with embezzlement

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Wolfparade in fotobabble chief accountant of the troupe’s Seventh Studio Nina Maslyaeva in the Presnensky court of Moscow. 27 may 2017Ex-accountant, «the Seventh Studio» by Massieu charged with embezzlement© RIA Novosti / Alexander Wolfparade the image Bank

The former accountant created by Director Kirill Serebrennikov, «the Seventh Studio» Nina Massieu charged with theft of public funds, the correspondent of RIA Novosti.

On Saturday, the Presnensky court of Moscow is considering the petition of the investigating authorities on the award of her custody.

«Massieu charged under part 4 of article 159 of the criminal code. Previously she had pleaded guilty to the theft, but after arraignment he pleaded not guilty, from testimony refused,» said the investigator.

Earlier the lawyer of the chief accountant Paul Terekhin told RIA Novosti that Maslyaeva in his testimony as a suspect told investigators that «she signed the documents together with the head Itanim» which had instructed her «to sign a payment order». But further from this lawyer the defendant refused.