The former Minister of justice Oleksandr Lavrynovych, who headed the Agency during the regime of Yanukovych, today handed to the suspect on the case about theft of property and forgery. This was announced at a briefing the public Prosecutor Yury Lutsenko, the correspondent of ЛІГА.net.
“While we are here to communicate with you, our investigators handed the suspect Mr. Lavrynovych. It is article 191 and article 366”, – he said.
The former head of the Ministry of justice is suspected that in 2013, by prior agreement committed embezzlement of budget funds in the amount of more than $ 1 million in favor of foreign law firms.
According to the investigation, in violation of the law was a contract for the purchase by the Ministry of justice of services for compliance with the principles of the rule of law and the European court of human rights in the case against Yulia Tymoshenko.
The attorney General also told about the investigation in other corruption cases.
“We have questions to [former environment Minister] Mykola Zlochevsky, and it was one of the points of my visit to Israel. And [ex-leader of the Party of regions faction] Oleksandr Yefremov give a very good testimony to those who had been previously detained and at ease feel in the detention center of Kramatorsk. Now go to the detention center of Kiev and will work with the investigators on this great cause,” – said Lutsenko.
Today, August 18, in Panama, was arrested the former head of the state Agency for attracting investment of times of Yanukovych Kaskiv.