Yamal arrested the accused in the misappropriation of 400 million rubles from the budget

© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova in fotoreceptori police. Archival photoYamal arrested the accused in the misappropriation of 400 million rubles from the budget© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova the image Bank

The police, Regardie and the FSB detained in the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous district accused of misappropriation and embezzlement of over 400 million rubles allocated from the budget for construction of socially significant objects, according to the press service of the regional Department of internal Affairs.

«It is established that the malefactor, being the official, in the period 2014-2015, were abducted budget funds allocated within the framework of state contracts for construction and installation work of socially significant objects. As a result of these illegal actions to the district budget caused damage amounting to more than 400 million rubles», — stated in the message.

It is clarified that during the searches, police found and seized documents confirming these facts. In relation to men initiated three criminal cases under article of the criminal code «Misappropriation and embezzlement» United in one proceeding, and proceedings in connection with abuse of power. The Department also explained that he is in custody.

According to regional news Agency «Sever-Press», the accused is a former Director of the regional Fund of housing construction Viktor Kalashnikov, who held the post from 2014 to 2016. According to media reports, after learning about the interest on the part of law enforcement, he faked a heart attack, which ended up in the hospital, where they tried to escape to Kazakhstan. Reporters noted that at the border he was caught with a large sum of cash.