The court arrested the father of Senator Arashukova and his four accomplices
Basmanny Court of the capital of Russia arrested five members of the case of Senator Rauf Arashukov, reports journalist Last news from the courtroom.
They are suspected of fraud and participation in a criminal Association. For ten days they are required to indict.
Arguing in favor of the arrest, the investigator pointed out that the freedom of the detainees have the opportunity to continue to engage in unlawful activities, to try to escape from the investigation, to threaten witnesses or otherwise obstruct the investigation.
in the end, the Court arrested:
Another defendant has absconded, he was arrested in absentia.
Before judgement Raul Arashukov - Dad detained yesterday Senator from Karachay-Cherkessia Rauf Arashukov - said not guilty.
"I was a criminal never was. All were uttered by the Prosecutor and the investigator - for me this is All new. Yesterday I sat at work, came the investigators conducted a search, " he said.
He is suspected of stealing gas from Gazprom for 30 billion rubles.
yesterday morning, 32-year-old Rauf Arashukov tied during a meeting of the Federation Council. The speaker of the upper house of Parliament Valentina Matviyenko said that Arashukov tried to " leave the meeting ", but she " told him to, he returned to the area." The senators took Arashukova immunity after the speech of the Prosecutor General Yuri Chaika.
The MP blamed for participation in an illegal group, killing 2 people and witness tampering. The court decided to imprison the accused for two months.