Detained the mayor of Orenburg. They say: for a bribe in 400 thousands
From the material of the press service of the Ministry:
Of these 600 thousand rubles 400 thousand, Borisov handed over to his boss, Yevgeny Arapov.
Now, the investigation is petitioning that imprisonment should be chosen as a preventive measure for the mayor of Orenburg.
It was added that during a search in the office of Arapov, a large amount of money in the amount of 4,2 million rubles was discovered in the mayor’s office. Now, law enforcement officers find out the origin of this amount, which was at the disposal of the Orenburg mayor.
At the time of detention, the mayor of Orenburg was treated in a railway hospital. Local media reported that Yevgeny Arapov was diagnosed with an exacerbation of a gastric ulcer. Militiamen left him in the clinic, putting a guard to the ward.
Earlier, Yevgeny Arapov stated that corruption must be prevented, and when a corruption offense has already been committed, "it is too late to fight it." However, when his deputy was detained, Arapov urged to wait for the results of the investigation. Now, these results will have to wait for him, and already as an accused.
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