The court two months arrested the mayor of Orenburg on charges of bribery

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The court arrested for two months the mayor of Orenburg Eugene Arapov, who is accused of receiving bribes, said the report of the Investigative Committee in WhatsApp.

«Today, at the request of the investigation, the court chose a measure of restraint in the form of detention for a period of two months the mayor of Orenburg Eugene Arapov, accused of taking bribes on a large scale», — stated in the message.

On Tuesday, the mayor of Orenburg were detained on suspicion in receiving a bribe in 600 thousand roubles. According to investigators, Arapov, together with his Deputy Gennady Borisov, recently arrested for taking bribes, received from the CEO of a commercial organization for the protection in the field of construction and realization of real estate objects on the territory of Orenburg. While 400 thousand rubles owed Arapov, and 200 thousand — Borisov. In addition, the investigators found in a safe workplace Arapova 4.2 million rubles, now the consequence establishes their origin.

Duties of the mayor of Orenburg takes his first Deputy Sergey Nikolaev. In addition, the regional branch of «United Russia» during the investigation, has suspended the membership in party Arapova.

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