The Solomensky district court of Kiev determines the measure of restraint for the mayor of Odessa Gennady Trukhanov. Photo: radiosvoboda.org
The Solomensky district court of Kiev determines the measure of restraint for the mayor of Odessa Gennady Trukhanov, his deputy Paul Vogelman and a number of defendants suspected of embezzlement of budget funds.
Specialized anti-corruption Prosecutor’s office and the National anti-corruption Bureau has filed a motion to conclude Trukhanov into custody with the alternative of Deposit 50 million UAH.
The mayor of Odessa Gennady Trukhanov 14 February, was detained at the airport “Borispol”. On the eve of the detectives NAB announced in absentia on suspicion Trukhanov and four of his subordinates. Suspicion about the case “Crane”.
The consequence considers that officials involved in the scheme in damage to the local budget of Odessa. In September 2016, the Odessa city Council for 185 million UAH have acquired a building which had previously belonged to the complex of state enterprise Plant “region” private structures. She previously bought the property for 11.5 million UAH. Received from the city funds, the firm-seller tried to list companies with signs of fictitiousness, the head of which is in the area of ATO. Detectives NABOO and prosecutors SAP has achieved arrest of accounts of the company-the seller of the building.
23 Oct 2017 employees of NABU, together with the armed security forces did Trukhanov two sealed package of documents.
Then one of the deputies of the Odessa regional Council and the recipient of the vendor of the mentioned building, together with another person invited the officer to NAB a bribe of $500 thousand in exchange for the removal of arrest from the accounts of the company. They were informed about the suspicion.