The accused in illicit enrichment, the Prosecutor ATO Konstantin Kulik was transferred to the Prosecutor General to the post of Deputy head of the Department of international legal cooperation of the Prosecutor General. The relevant information is published on the website of the GPU in the section Destination.
According to Kulik was appointed on 14 April 2017.
Today, April 28, at a briefing Prosecutor General Yury Lutsenko said that Kulik has proved its efficiency in the investigation of the “crime” of Yanukovych, which has led to the seizure of $ 1.5 billion.
“Yet the fault of the person not established, it is” clean “. The same applies to Kulik. I know that the NAB accuses him of illicit enrichment. I know that now is the court. If he sets up, he will be dismissed from bodies of Prosecutor’s office and suffer the punishment prescribed by the court,” – said Lutsenko.
We will remind, criminal proceedings against Kulik was registered NABU 25 Dec 2015, according to the statement of the people’s Deputy of Ukraine Vitaly Cuprija that Kulik, being a Prosecutor of the anti-terrorist operation forces of the Prosecutor General of Ukraine, i.e. an official holding a responsible position in the property received assets of a significant amount of the legitimacy of the acquisition of which is not confirmed by the evidence.
According to investigators, in the period from 2011 to 2015, while on service in bodies of Prosecutor’s office the suspect received a total income of more than $ 1 million 670 thousand UAH. The majority of these funds was spent in catering establishments, petrol stations and in shops. At the same time in the same period, the costs of the Sandpiper exceeded his income by 2.6 million UAH and amounted to UAH 3.4 million.