Governor of Kirov region Nikita Belykh
Delivered in Basmanny court on June 24, Nikita Belykh in conversation with journalists has refused to accept the charges, reports TASS. “No,” White responded to the question, whether he admits his guilt.
As previously reported by CCJ, the White was caught red-handed in a Moscow restaurant when receiving a bribe of €400 thousand case against the Governor were instituted under article “receiving a bribe by the official in especially large size” (part 6, item 290 of the criminal code).
Later White was taken to the Basmanny court of Moscow. A law enforcement source told RBC that the investigators had hoped that the court will choose a measure of restraint against the Governor on Friday evening, but failed to deliver the suspect to court. According to the press-Secretary of the court of the Tsar of Juno, White was brought to the court on Friday evening, but the request for the arrest came after 22:00 GMT, and according to the law it will be considered the next day.
Source TASS in law enforcement later said that White was taken to the detention center where he will remain until, until the court decides on the measure of restraint. “If the court makes a decision on the conclusion of White into custody, his hybrids in prison,” — said the Agency interlocutor.