SK has completed the investigation Serebrennikov

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Investigative Committee completed the investigation directed by Kirill Serebrennikov, said the official representative of Department Svetlana Petrenko.

In addition Serebrennikov, the defendants are Alex Malopolski, Yuri Itin, Sophia Apfelbaum and Nina Maslyaeva. All of them are accused of swindle in especially large size.

According to investigators, the defendants stole 133 of 214 million rubles, allocated by the government in 2011-2014 Autonomous non-commercial organization (ANO) «the Seventh Studio» for the promotion of contemporary art of Russia in the framework of the project «Platform». All except the former chief accountant of the ANO Nina Massieu, guilty itself does not consider. Massieu case is allocated in separate manufacture and will be considered in a special manner.

On Tuesday the Moscow city court extended the house arrest of Serebrennikov and Itino. The Director promised not to hide and not to exert pressure on the investigation, which is already completed. «I’m not going to destroy the evidence — they need to be protected, they are all in our favor,» he said at the meeting.

The case made a number of examinations surveyed at least a hundred witnesses. Investigative actions were held in Moscow and Yaroslavl region.