Putin had released Peter Grishin from the position of head of the expert center of the Ministry of internal Affairs of the Russian Federation


MOSCOW, December 8. /TASS/. Russian President Vladimir Putin dismissed the chief of the forensic center of the MIA of Russia Pyotr Grishin, who was arrested on charges of embezzlement of funds in procurement of equipment. The corresponding presidential decree published on Friday on the official portal of legal information.

“To release the General-the Lieutenant of police Grishina of Peter L. from office of the chief Ekspertno-the criminalistic center of the Ministry of internal Affairs of the Russian Federation”, – stated in the document signed on 7 December.

December 7, Basmanny district court arrested until 5 February 2018, the head of the forensic centre of the MIA of Russia Pyotr Grishin, accused of embezzlement in the procurement of equipment..

Earlier the court arrested until the same date two other defendants in the case: Deputy head of the center Oleg Mazur and businessman Sergey Narutoa. According to investigators, officers were provided the state contract at an inflated by more than 80 million rubles of the cost with controlled Narutoo companies. A criminal case was opened under part 4 of article 159 of the criminal code (“Fraud in especially large size”).

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