Basmanny court of Moscow re-seized the property of ex-Governor of the Kirov region Nikita Belykh in the framework of the criminal case about getting a former official of a large bribe, reports TASS. The decision was revised after it failed to appeal against in Moscow city court.
As noted in the court investigator, security a lien on the property of White necessary for the execution of the sentence in terms of recovery of the fine. This time, the investigation refused to arrest the land and homes in the Odintsovo district of Moscow region. “The land and the garden house was registered as the ex-wife of White. The legitimacy of this transaction is now confirmed, but no reason for the arrest this property is currently not available “, – said the representative of the investigation. Arrested were two apartments in Perm, Nissan and Bank account “balances,” as an investigator.
Basmanny court has previously imposed a lien on the property of White, including the house in the suburbs. Later the Moscow city court has cancelled this decision and sent the materials for review.
Governor of Kirov region Nikita Belykh was arrested June 24 in a restaurant in Moscow when receiving a bribe. According to the RF IC, he personally and through the intermediary received a total of 400 thousand euros. The next day he was arrested by decision of the Basmanny court. He does not recognize his guilt and denies the fact of receiving bribes. Soon after the arrest of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin has signed a decree on early termination of powers of White in connection with loss of trust.
Under part 6 of article 290 of the criminal code of Russian Federation (“bribe reception in especially large size”) the former head of the Kirov region could face from eight to 15 years of imprisonment.