KEMEROVO, November 21. / Tass /. The Investigating Committee filed a fire person at the shopping center Zimnyaya Cherny, former head of the supervisory activities and preventative work department of the Kuzbass Grigory Terentyev Emergency Situation, a new charge of fraud in receipt of compensation financially. This was reported on Wednesday by the representative of the investigation at a court meeting, where a petition of the investigation to extend the accused arrest was considered.
"Terentyev is accused, including <…> in the period 2017-2018, stealing money from the headquarters [МЧС]"," He said, adding that the charge is stolen under section 3 of article 159 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation ("Fraud"). According to the investigation, in 2017 and 2018, by fraud, he stole the money paid by the employer, who really relied on it.
Terentyeva lawyer noted that his client denies guilt. "A new allegation was not confirmed, there is no evidence in the case file to be involved in this offense. It was only on holiday and gave a holiday certificate to give an additional holiday of nine days in 2017 and 2018 . years, "he said.
Terentyev was held together with former head of the Emergency Ministry in the region, Alexander Mamontov, on May 25. Both were raised under Part 3 of Art. 293 Criminal Code ("Negligence"), the court chose a preventative measure for them in the form of arrest. According to the investigation, they did not plan and did not operate in 2017-2018 an inspection of compliance with fire safety requirements in the construction of the Kemerovo Confectionery Shopping Center (KKK, the main owner of Winter Cherry).
Concerning fire and investigation
The fire occurred in the "Cherry Winter" on March 25, killing 60 people. At present 15 people involved in the criminal case are being raised, another person is held as suspicious. The investigation is conducted under a number of Criminal Code articles, which include responsibility for neglect, assault, fraud, office abuse, acceptance and suppression, mediation in bribery. The term of the preliminary investigation to the case was extended until March 25, 2019.