A senior police officer fired after arrest subordinate

Deputy head of the Main Directorate own safety (Goosby) Anton romeiko-Gurko removed from his post. This was reported by the official representative of Department Irina Wolf, which statement posted on the website of the Ministry of interior.

“Such decision is accepted in connection with the detention of the head of Department № 17 “the West” RUSB Goosby Russian interior Ministry, deployed in Saint-Petersburg”, — stated in the message. According to her resignation has also filed Deputy head Goosby Ministry of internal Affairs Vladimir Tsvetkov.

The head of the 17th division (“West”) RUSB Goosby Ministry of internal Affairs of Russia Yury Timchenko, was arrested earlier Friday in St. Petersburg. He is suspected of receiving a bribe of 50 million rubles.