The court has left under arrest of the son of the former head of construction Inspectorate of Kuzbass in the case of the «Winter cherry»

© Photo : press-service of administration of the Kemerovo region the dismantling of the burnt TC Winter cherry. Archive photoThe court has left under arrest of the son of the former head of construction Inspectorate of Kuzbass in the case of the «Winter cherry»© Photo : press-service of administration of the Kemerovo region

The Kemerovo regional court on Thursday upheld the detention of the accused in the corruption case of a fire in shopping centre «Winter cherry,» the son of the former head of construction Inspectorate of the Kuzbass Edward Komkova, told RIA Novosti the representative of the regional court.

Earlier the Central district court of Kemerovo under the petition of the investigation to the person involved chose a measure of restraint in form of custody up to December 25.

«Today, the regional court considered the appeal Komkova and left without satisfaction, the decision of the Central regional court — without change», — said the Agency interlocutor.

As reported, the son of the former head of the Inspectorate of construction supervision of the Kemerovo region Tensile Komkova became 15-m the figurant of criminal case on the fact of a major fire in the «Winter cherry», which killed 60 people. His mother previously also became a defendant in the case.

The consequence incriminates to Edward Komkova receiving a bribe in especially large size. On similar charges, was arrested Nikita Cherednichenko accused of bribery Vyacheslav Vishnevskiy (arrested in absentia, as he currently resides in Spain).

According to the SC, in 2013-2014 the General Director of JSC «kemerovskijj konditerskijj Kombinat» («KKK», the main owner of the shopping center «the Winter cherry»), Vyacheslav Vishnevskiy through the mediation of Viktor Efimkina gave a bribe of 7 million rubles of Tensile Komkova, her son Edward Komkova and CEO of «CLAIM Resource» Nikita Cherednichenko. The Ministry said that the bribe was intended including for illegal actions in favor of Director General of «KKK» in the reconstruction of the building converted into a shopping centre from the production site of confectionery factory.

The fire in the shopping centre, «Winter cherry» in Kemerovo took place on 25 March and has claimed 60 lives. In the framework of the criminal case currently detained and arrested 15 people, including owners and managers of the building, the security guard, now the former leaders of the regional emergency situations Ministry, and also responsible for the introduction of the shopping center into operation, the fire alarm and direct the fire suppression at the scene. Earlier in court the representative of the UK stated that a preliminary investigation in this case extended to one year, i.e. until 25 March 2019.The court has left under arrest of the son of the former head of construction Inspectorate of Kuzbass in the case of the «Winter cherry»© RIA Novosti, Integratiebeleid in fotobanka in a shopping Mall in Kemerovo

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