CHELYABINSK, 12 Mar – RIA Novosti. The investigation in the Chelyabinsk region charged a lawyer of one of the regional chambers of lawyers with fraud in the amount of 350 thousand rubles, the court arrested him, the Investigation Department of the RF IC for the region reported on Friday.
According to the investigation, in March, the accused, knowing that there was no necessary authority to return material evidence in a criminal case investigated by the internal affairs bodies, stole 350 thousand rubles received from a local resident for committing these actions.
The crime was revealed by employees of the FSB department of Russia in the Chelyabinsk region, who conduct operational support in a criminal case, added to the SUSK.
“The investigating authorities of the ICRF in the Chelyabinsk region charged a lawyer of one of the regional chambers of lawyers with committing a crime under Part 3 of Article 159 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation (large-scale fraud) … At the request of the Investigator of the Investigative Committee, the court chose the accused as a measure of restraint in the form of detention”, – says the message.
The investigating authorities continue to establish the circumstances of the incident, the report explains.