Solomensky district court of Kiev chose to the participants of the “case of the backpacks” – the son of interior Minister Arsen Avakov Alexander a measure of restraint in the form of personal commitment. As the correspondent of Agency “Interfax”, the corresponding decision was passed by the judge of Solomensky district court of Kiev Vitaliy Ukrainets on Wednesday.
“The requirement for the prosecution to satisfy partially. To elect a measure of restraint to Alexander Avakov… in the form of personal commitments. It needs to be at the request of the investigators and report on their movements,” said the judge, while reading out the resolution.
During the meeting on Wednesday was presented features on Avakov commanders of the regiment “Kiev 1”, the position of the prosecution.
In particular, prosecutors petitioned for the election of a preventive measure in the form of arrest for 60 days with possibility of bail in the amount of UAH 5 million. According to them, the defendant may also affect witnesses, and also taking into account the financial status, may leave the territory of Ukraine.
The representatives of the prosecution also noted that the investigation in the “case of the backpacks” prevented “dozens of persons of a sports Constitution and personnel of the national police”.
As reported, two detainees on 31 October in the investigation of the so-called “case of backpacks, the interior Ministry,” the same day reported about suspicion in Commission of crime, qualified under part 5 of article 191 of the Criminal code of Ukraine (assignment, waste of property or mastering by it by abuse of official position). We are talking about a former Deputy Minister of internal Affairs of Ukraine Sergey Chebotar and the son of interior Minister Arsen Avakov Alexander.
Later, the detectives of the National anti-corruption Bureau of Ukraine was notified about suspicion in Commission of a crime of the third detainee. Earlier people’s Deputy of Ukraine (fraction “Block of Petro Poroshenko”), Serhiy Leshchenko, referring to own sources, reported that in Kharkov detained the head of an IT company Turboseo Volodymyr Lytvyn, the steering is also firm that the results of the tender had to sew a batch of backpacks for the interior Ministry.
Detectives NABS SAP and prosecutors carried out searches at the place of registration and residence of officers of the National police in Kiev and Kiev region in the framework of the investigation of this case.
These and other investigative investigative actions conducted with the purpose of finding-out of circumstances previously found by the detectives NAB during the investigation of criminal proceedings on embezzlement of more than 14 million UAH for the purchase of backpacks for the needs of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine in late 2014 – early 2015. Detectives are investigating the circumstances surrounding the forgery of warehouse receipts on their backpacks.