Khamovnichesky district court of Moscow on Friday night arrested two months Michael Charsiew – assistant volunteer Deputy of the state Duma from Bashkiria Rustam Ishmukhametov, reports “Kommersant”. He is suspected of attempt to sell a position similar to his, for 150 thousand dollars.
It acted Charsiew not alone – he was assisted by a member of the expert Council under the state Duma Committee on energy Gennady Asaturov. According to investigators, at some point they left the lawyer Evgeny Kozik, who said that he wanted to become a staff assistant to one of deputies. At the first meeting with malefactors Kozik assured that problems in employment will not be enough only to pay a specified sum.
The lawyer said that the money he’s going to pass immediately, but in several tranches. After receiving consent, Kozik turned to the FSB, which took the negotiations under control. For whatever reason, the lawyer decided to report the transaction to law enforcement is unknown, but a source claims that he was able to immediately understand him want “to throw”.
In the beginning of this week after a call Kozik Charsiew went for the money in the lawyer’s office where it was waited already by field investigators of FSB which detained him at the time of receipt of the first tranche of 35 thousand dollars. The guards invited the assistant to the Deputy to assist and to call Astsaturova, saying that the transaction was successful. Together with militiamen Charsiew went to the accomplice and handed him a share in the amount of 9 thousand dollars, the latter was immediately arrested.
The next day both were taken to the criminal investigation Department of the TFR where they opened a criminal case under article 30 and part 4 of article 159 of the RF criminal code (attempted fraud in especially large size). In this case, senior assistant Director of GSU SKR across Moscow Julia Ivanova stated that in fact Asaturov and Charsiew authority employment did not possess, and this is not going to.
Asaturov fully admitted his guilt and repented, therefore, to petition for his arrest, the investigation did not become, having limited to recognizance not to leave. Charsiew, claimed that he only performed the request of his “mentor”, the court has sent to jail. Ishmukhametov Deputy detention assistant did not comment on – to reach him failed.