Members Spassky branch of “United Russia”, which listed who was arrested on corruption charges, the mayor of Vladivostok Igor Pushkarev, told “Interfax” that are unable to meet in an emergency meeting to address the issue about the suspension of his membership in the party.
“At the meeting did not gather a sufficient number of delegates. The issue of suspension of membership Pushkareva in the party will be decided in Vladivostok at the regional level”, — specified in Department. A new meeting date has not been determined.
1 June, the Secretary of the General Council of the party Sergei Neverov in the air of radio station “Echo of Moscow” reported that the membership Pushkareva in the “United Russia” is suspended.
Pushkarev, Director of the municipal enterprise “Roads Vladivostok” Andrey Lushnikov were detained within investigation of criminal case on part 3 of article 285 and part 3 of article 204 of the RF criminal code (abuse of official powers that caused grave consequences, and commercial bribery).
According to investigators, 2009-2013 Pushkarev organized purchase at inflated prices of building materials municipal enterprise “Roads of Vladivostok” the group of companies “Vostokcement” and in General caused damage to the company for 158 million rubles.
For the organization of transactions Pushkarev received 45 million rubles, according to investigators. Lushnikova he transferred 1.4 mln rubles as commercial bribery. “For this Lushnikov ensured the acquisition of the constituent companies of the group “Vostokcement” materials for the execution of municipal contracts for repair and maintenance of roads,” — says the consequence.
“Vostokcement” run by relatives of the mayor. According to “SPARK-Interfax”, Andrey Pushkarev is a CEO of the company, Vladimir Pushkarev — his first Deputy. In just the last few years, “Roads of Vladivostok” has purchased the building materials from the companies included in the “Vostokcement”, worth nearly 1 billion rubles.
On the eve of the Basmanny court of Moscow sanctioned the arrest of Pushkareva — for at least the next two months, until 31 July, he will spend in prison. Prior to that arrest was sent and Lushnikov. According to the investigator, he pleaded guilty and gave damning testimony Pushkareva.