“Roskosmos” urged to fully investigate the death of a top Manager


General Director of Roscosmos Igor Komarov said that the management of the Corporation will insist on clarification of all circumstances of the death in jail of Executive Director Vladimir Evdokimov.

“Our thoughts today are with the family of Vladimir and his children. We will certainly insist on clarification of all the circumstances of his death and a full investigation of the case”, — stated in the message on the website of the Corporation.

Yevdokimov, accused of fraud with the property of the RAC “MiG” for 200 million rubles, was discovered dead in one of the cells of the remand prison number 5 in Northern Moscow on Saturday morning, March 18, 2017. About it reports “RIA Novosti” with reference to the member of the Moscow public oversight Commission eve Mercacio.

As told TASS the representative of the Main investigative Department of the investigative Committee (SKR) Yulia Ivanova, the man was found two stab wounds in the heart. “Visual inspection of the body of a man born in 1965 discovered two stab wounds in the heart,” she said, without specifying his name.

Russia’s investigative Committee announced the criminal case, however, the name of the dead man in the Ministry is not mentioned. “According to investigators, 18 Mar 2017 of approximately 4 hours in the detention unit, located on Vyborg street in Moscow, discovered the body of a man born in 1965 arrested in the criminal case of fraud. By visual inspection, the investigators found on the body of the victim two stab wounds in the chest and shot in the neck”, — stated in the SC.

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