Investigative Committee has completed the investigation of the second criminal case of corruption against the former Governor of the Sakhalin region Alexander Khoroshavin and his accomplices, accused of taking bribes to several tens of millions rubles. On Thursday, June 21, announced the press-service Agency.
in Addition to the prizes, in the case where the former head of the Secretariat of the Governor Mikhail Gorbachev, Deputy Director of the office of the Governor and government of the region Anatoly Makarov, the mayor of Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, and also the CEO of city air terminal Andrey Lobkin Vice-mayor Alexey Leskin. They were charged on 20 counts of bribery.
According to investigators, Sakhalin officials in 2014 were received from 18 persons from 2 million to 10 million rubles each. The programme deliberately created the conditions for receiving bribes from two people in size 3 and 10 million rubles for the assistance in the election campaign for elections to the Duma in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk.
currently, the materials of the criminal case in the amount of 130 volumes submitted to defendants for review.
against wanted lobkina and Makarov who are in hiding outside of Russia, the criminal case allocated in separate manufacture.
February 9, the court sentenced khoroshavina to 13 years colony and a fine of 500 million rubles for bribery and legalization of income obtained by criminal means. He was also convicted of the Chairman of the government of the region Sergei Karakin, who received 8 years and a fine of 4 million roubles, the assistant to the Governor Andrey Ikramov, who received 9.5 years and a fine of 176 million, as well as the Minister of agriculture Nikolay Borisov, which was fined 4.5 million (subject to house arrest, he must pay 2.5 million).