The Moscow city court refused to release General Affairs in the case of theft

© RIA Novosti / Ruslan to Krivobokova in fotobanka judges. Archival photoThe Moscow city court refused to release General Affairs in the case of theft© RIA Novosti / Ruslan to Krivobokova the image Bank

The Moscow city court has left under arrest of the Deputy head of the forensic centre (ekts) the Ministry of internal Affairs of the Russian Federation Oleg Mazur, defendant of embezzlement of budget funds allocated for the purchase of equipment, the correspondent of RIA Novosti news from the courtroom.

«The decision to remand remain unchanged» — announced the decision of the judge.

Thus, it dismissed the appeal counsel, who was asked about the mitigation measure.

Also, the court has left under arrest of businessman Sergei Nerudova, which is also a defendant in the criminal case.

The investigation considers that a group of raiders gathered personally by the General-the Lieutenant Pyotr Grishin, head of the forensic science center. Scam «fraudulently stolen budget money, inflating the cost of purchased from controlled firms forensic equipment,» says the investigator.

The damage from the fraud investigation evaluates more than 80 million rubles.

Besides Grishina and Nerudova, in the case is Deputy chief ekts Mazur, to them threatens till ten years of imprisonment. In offices and at home the custody of the law were searched, and Grishin, according to the interior Ministry, has submitted a letter of resignation.

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