The deputy has got on underwearthe deputy of Legislative Assembly of Primorski Krai Sergey Sofin Is arrested. It is accused of illicit import on territory of Russia of the industrial goods from China. Seaside legislators say that arrest of the colleague became for them an unpleasant surprise.
past Friday from the court sanction the deputy of seaside parliament Sergey Sofin has been detained. As the Aurora Roman has informed the senior assistant administrator of investigatory management SKP across Primorski Krai, the legislator is accused of contraband (ch. 4 items 188 of the criminal code of Russian Federation). Under the version of the investigation, in 2009 deputy Sofin, “ for the purpose of personal enrichment, has organised constantly operating channel of illegal moving through customs border of the Russian Federation of consumer goods (outer clothing, underwear) “. “ For this purpose Sofin has created the organised group with attraction of the persons possessing material resources and experience in the field of foreign trade activities. Illicit activity was carried out through false firm. Consumer goods were imported through China under the pretext of a heater, a toilet paper and other goods of economic appointment “ - the madam Roman has informed. It became for minimisation of customs payments, it has explained. The sum put to the budget of the Russian Federation of a damage and quantity of members of criminal group the representative of SOU SKP has refused to name. Activity of smugglers has been stopped in May, 2009, but only in April of current year Sergey Sofin has been declared in federal search. On April, 22nd he has been detained in Moscow at the Sheremetyevo airport - 2 at attempt to leave limits of the Russian Federation, the Aurora Roman has added. Investigation conducts investigatory department on investigation especially important issues about crimes against the government and in sphere of economy of investigatory management SKP the Russian Federation across Primorski Territory. Operative support on criminal case carries out UFSB across Primorski Krai.
Sergey Sofin has been selected in seaside parliament in October, 2006 under the list of the Russian party of pensioners. After inclusion RPP in party “ Fair Russia “ mister Sofin has headed Open Company main board “ the Russian pensioners “ but last year has entered fraction “ an United Russia “. In 1999-2006 was the co-owner, the general director of Joint-Stock Company “ Tigros “ engaged in manufacture butilirovannoj mineral water. After election in parliament began to work as the deputy on a constant basis (professional legislators have not the right to carry on business). Under the informal information, a share of mister Sofina in Joint-Stock Company “ Tigros “ has passed to his wife. Holds a post of the vice-president of committee on social policy and protection of the rights of citizens.
for deputies of seaside parliament the information on arrest of the colleague became unexpectedness. “ very unpleasant surprise. Sofin there is at us on good to the account, a disciplined, executive deputy “ - has informed „“ vitse - the speaker of regional parliament Dzhambulat Tekiev. At meeting on Monday with participation of heads of committees and heads of fractions of seaside parliament in investigating bodies reference possibility was discussed with the request to change a preventive punishment concerning Sergey Sofina, but the final decision was accepted not. “ have charged to legal department to work variants of possible actions “ - mister Tekiev has specified. “ I Know that Sofin was in holiday. Did not expect that at it such big problems “ - the deputy - United Russia party member Victor Reva is perplexed. To receive the comment of the lawyer of the arrested legislator it was not possible.
Law enforcement bodies have claims already to several deputies of seaside parliament of current convocation. Last year has been recognised by guilty of swindle (ch. 3, 4 items 159 criminal codes of Russian Federation) the member of fraction of the Communist Party of the Russian Federation, the chief of a state institution of management also is sentenced to 8 years of a standard regime penal colony scientifically - research fleet DVO the Russian Academy of Sciences Dmitry Mudrov. To the deputy from party “ Freedom and democracy “ deliberate destruction of another`s property is incriminated to Evgenie Olomsky. The president of the building company “ DV Strojsvjazkompleks “ Yury Stepanchenko is accused of swindle and legalisation of money resources and other property, got by an illegal way. However the member of parliament who in Legislative Assembly of the previous convocation headed fraction “ an United Russia “ it is inaccessible to a consequence - under the available information, it is in the USA. To one more United Russia party member, the rector of the Vladivostok state university of economy and service to Gennady Lazarevu in 2008 accusation in counteraction to execution of the judgement and illegal imprisonment of the court enforcement officer was brought. And deputy Gennady Lysak who also is abroad, is the figurant of business about contraband of consumer goods from China.