The lawyer reported about the termination of criminal case against the press-Secretary of Roscomnadzor Ampelonskiy

© RIA Novosti / Ilya Pitalev the courtroom. Archival photoThe lawyer reported about the termination of criminal case against the press-Secretary of Roscomnadzor Ampelonskiy© RIA Novosti / Ilya Pitalev

The consequence has stopped criminal proceedings against the press-Secretary of Roscomnadzor Vadim Ampelonskiy and cleared him of charges of embezzlement, told RIA Novosti his lawyer Sergey Sedakov.

«We know that the case against him was stopped. I don’t know the whole thing, I can only speak for him. But all comments and questions please to Ampelonskiy,» said Sedakov.

Press Secretary of Roscomnadzor Vadim Ampelonskiy, the head of the legal Department of the Ministry Boris Edidin and adviser of General Director FGUP «the Main radio frequency center» (GRCC) Alexander Vasilchikov charged under part 4 of article 160 of the criminal code («Embezzlement»). The amount of the embezzlement is about 6 million rubles. Stated previously, the ex-RKN officials were charged with fraud amounting to 23 million rubles. The result changed the qualification of the crime. The case was initiated on the fact of the conclusion of fictitious contracts.

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