The court arrested the chief of the Kemerovo Department of the TFR

The Central district court of Novosibirsk upheld Wednesday, November 16, the petition of the investigation and was taken into custody accused of extortion the head of the Investigative Committee of Russia (SKR) across the Kemerovo region Sergey Kalinkin, reports “RIA Novosti”.

He Kalinkin has not pleaded guilty. “I the investigators, the Deputy Governor is an attempt to create the appearance of our criminal group,” said Kalinkin informed on Wednesday to journalists.

A case of extortion against Kalinkina TFR started on November 14. His figures were also the Deputy head of the second Department for investigation of particularly important cases of the Department Sergey Kryukov, a senior investigator Artem Shevelev and Deputy Governor of the Kemerovo region Aman Tuleyev Alexey Ivanov and Alexander Danilchenko.

According to the investigation, they extorted extorted from the controlling shareholder of JSC Razrez Inskoy” shares worth about 1 billion rubles.

Tuleyev earlier called “absurd” allegations against his deputies, and considered it an attempt of pressure on him, the TFR is said that the statements about the absurdity of the “puzzling”.