Former Deputy Governor of the Vologda region has sentenced to eight years in prison for taking bribes

© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Betemporary in fotobounce at the hearing. Archival photoFormer Deputy Governor of the Vologda region has sentenced to eight years in prison for taking bribes© RIA Novosti / Evgeny to Betemporary the image Bank

Former Deputy Governor of the Vologda oblast sentenced to eight years in a strict regime colony and almost 85 million rubles of fines for bribery, reported on the website of the Investigative Committee of Russia.

According to investigators, in 2012-2016 the defendant for help in obtaining loans, LLC «Vologda berry» received a bribe of several parts: a two-bedroom apartment in the Vologda area of 114 square meters, valued at nearly 6.2 million rubles, garage box in the regional center, the cost 528,7 thousand rubles, the car brand BMW X3, valued at not less than 504 thousand rubles, furniture, interior and household appliances for a total amount of not less than 713,7 thousand rubles.

In addition, according to investigators, part of the bribes was the financing of construction of residential houses and farm structures on the land in vytegorskiy district, belonging to the relative of the accused, in the amount of 8.8 million rubles, and the financing of repair of apartments in Vologda and garage box 310 thousand rubles.

Thus, according to the calculations of investigators, the total amount of bribes amounted to at least $ 16.9 million rubles.

«The verdict he was sentenced to eight years of imprisonment in a penal colony and a fine in the amount of 84.7 million rubles. The defendant was taken into custody in a court hall», — stated in the message.

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