During the search in a private house on the territory of Darnytsa district of Kiev, the police discovered premium «Mauser» and a permit for it issued in the name of M. V. Chechetov. This was reported on the website of the Prosecutor’s office of Kiev.
«Investigators SU GU of the National police in Kyiv in the framework of the investigation initiated on the fact of illegal manufacture of ammunition, carried out searches in a residence of one of the defendants in criminal proceedings. During the search in a private house on the territory of Darnytsa district found and confiscated 2 automatic AKMS, 4 pistols, a grenade «RGD-5″ with a fuse, a machine for making cartridges, more than 200 assorted ammunition and accessories for the manufacture of cartridges with residues of a substance similar to gunpowder», — stated in the message.
«In addition, the premises is withdrawn the permission granted for the right to keep and bear premium gun «Mauser K-96″ in the name of M. V. Chechetov, the gun and 10 bullets,» — said in the Metropolitan Prosecutor’s office.
Recall, February 20, 2015 in the Prosecutor’s office said on the award Chechetov suspicion of abuse of power and forgery during the time of the adoption of dictatorial laws on 16 January 2014 — part 2 St. 364 Criminal code (abuse of power or official position with aggravating circumstances), part 5, article 27 part 2 of article 366 (office forgery).
On 21 February, the Pechersky regional court of Kiev on the request of the investigator of the Prosecutor General issued a decision on the election Chechetov a measure of restraint in the form of detention with the simultaneous determination of bail in 4 million 990 thousand hryvnias.
February 23 at Chechetov he posted bail and he was released from custody.
February 28, Chechetov was found dead. According to the then Minister of internal Affairs Anton Gerashchenko, Chechetov fell from the 17th floor of a residential building in Kiev. Was opened criminal proceedings on the fact of death part 1 of article 115 (premeditated murder) of the Criminal code of Ukraine.
March 2, Chechetov was buried in the southern cemetery of Kiev.
August 10 Main Department of the Ministry of internal Affairs in Kiev closed criminal proceedings on the fact of death Chechetov.
Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine of several convocations, ex-the Party member of regions, the political expert Taras Chornovil believes that Chechetov was driven to suicide by former allies in the party.
A former Chairman of the Dnipropetrovsk regional state administration Igor Kolomoisky claims that the death of the former heads of the state property Fund Chechetov and Valentina Semenyuk-Samsonenko — not random and are related to the fact that they knew too much about the privatization process in Ukraine.
In Kiev during the search of a private house found the gun registered Chechetov 12.02.2016