Solomenskiy district court of Kyiv in a few hours will begin to elect a measure of restraint son of interior Minister Alexander Avakov, told his lawyer Andriy Fedur journalists, the correspondent of the Internet edition «GORDON».
«Our client presented with (a suspicion. – «GORDON»), we received these materials, go to meet them, to work. I understand that in about three hours. Tell us when is the hearing in which the premises of the Solomensky court,» he said.
According to him, the meeting has not yet been appointed.
On 31 October, the NEB carried out searches at the residence of the likely defendants in criminal proceedings about the abuse in the procurement by the Ministry of internal Affairs of backpacks for National guard of Ukraine. The names of these people in the Department was not called. Media reported that after the searches stopped. the son of interior Minister Alexander Avakov, former Deputy Minister of internal Affairs Sergey Chebotar and Kharkiv Volodymyr Lytvyn. He is charged with embezzlement in the amount of UAH 14 million in 2015.
The interior Ministry said that the actions of the NAB are part of an information campaign against the leadership of the Ministry.
Minister Arsen Avakov said that neither his son nor companies in which he is a member, «have not had a penny of money from the budget of Ukraine».
Holodnitsky said three of the detainees involved in the case was informed about the suspicion under part 5 article 191 (assignment, waste of property or taking to them by abuse of official position) the Criminal code of Ukraine. To them threatens from seven till 12 years of imprisonment with confiscation of property.
Prosecutors will ask for arrest Chebotar and son Avakov with a bail of 5 million UAH, and the Lytvyn bloc – a Deposit of 4 million.
In February 2016 the program «Schemes» («Radio Freedom» and the channel «NTU») published a secret recording, allegedly made in December 2014 in the office Chebotar. For her master Cabinet agrees on the alleged questionable procurement procedure of the party of the backpacks for the regional departments of the Ministry of internal Affairs with a person whom the authors of the investigation identified as the son of Avakov.
NABU began investigating the case in March 2016, which gained access to the Bank accounts of the supplier of tactical backpacks for MIA «Dneprovo», which is associated with Alexander Avakov. In February 2017, the head of the NABOO Artem Sytnik said that the investigation is in its final stage.
The journalist Dmitry gnap wrote in the blog on «Ukrainian truth» in February 2016, the report on conducting the procurement as a contact telephone number was the number of Lytvyn.
The lawyer son Avakov announced that the Solomensky court in a few hours will begin to elect the measure of restraint for his client 01.11.2017