Basmanny court of Moscow on the evening of 1 December, sanctioned the arrest of two months, the Executive Director of quality control and reliability of the state Corporation “Roskosmos” Vladimir Yevdokimov, accused of fraud with the property of the RAC “MiG”.
“The petition of the investigation is subject to the satisfaction, the court decided to arrest Evdokimova for a period of two months”, – quotes “Interfax” the decision made by judge Arthur Karpov.
The investigator who applied for the arrest of the defendant, insisted that while at liberty Evdokimov may be hiding because he has a property in Malta. According to him, the involvement of the top Manager of the state Corporation for the crime confirmed by the testimony of witnesses Loskova and Zolina. The CCJ also noted that two of the defendants in the case have absconded.
In turn Evdokimov has declared his innocence of the fraud. “I have not engaged in business activities, and engaged in important public work,” he said, noting that long passed the passport because it has access to state secrets.
The ex-wife of Executive Director of the Roscosmos offered to make his Deposit in the amount of 30 million rubles, said in a statement , RIA “Novosti” from the courtroom. Protection is also requested to send Evdokimova under house arrest.
“My client is being demonized in the eyes of the court”, – was indignant in the course of consideration of the petition for arrest of the lawyer.
To the official threatens till 10 years of imprisonment. Investigators have charged him under article “swindle in especially large size with use of office position in an organized group. It is assumed that we are talking about fraud in the amount of not less than 300 million rubles, reports TASS.
Last summer, under the same criminal case was arrested the former General Director “daughters” the RSK MiG – company “MiG-Rost” – Alexey Ozerov, Deputy General Director of JSC “Tupolev” Egor Noskov. Former first Deputy General Director of OAO “Helicopter service company Alexey Andreyev declared in the international search. Another defendant is a former Director General of JSC “Helicopter service company” the Mayor of Socks.
We are talking about the theft in the early 2000-ies of the complex of buildings on the Khodynka field an area of 22 thousand square meters, which was then resold and for a dozen years for rent, including United aircraft Corporation.
At the same time, the press service of the Corporation reported that investigations against top Manager of the Russian space Agency Vladimir Evdokimov is not related to his work in the Corporation.
“Ongoing investigations are not associated with the work of Vladimir Evdokimov in Roscomos. Due to the division he heads has significantly decreased the number of emergency situations, which is an indicator of consistency and professionalism of the team quality management. We are closely monitoring the situation,” – said the press service.