The court sent under house arrest of the brother ex-the mayor of Vladivostok

Basmanny court of Moscow sent under house arrest of Andrey Pushkarev — brother ex-the mayor of Vladivostok Igor Pushkarev, told the press Secretary of the court Juno Tsarev, the correspondent of RBC.

He remanded until July 31. Therefore, the court dismissed the request of the defence Pushkareva about to release the businessman on bail of 10 million rubles., as previously reported by the correspondent of “RIA Novosti”.

“He Pushkarev assured the court that he is not going to disappear, to be an investigator, not going to put pressure on witnesses. Relatives are ready to pay a Deposit of 10 million rubles”, — said the lawyer Dmitry Korotenko.

In this case the accused during the court session said he was able to escape, but he didn’t and not going to.

Andrei Pushkarev was arrested in Vladivostok the morning of June 24. The day the Investigative Committee has charged him with commercial bribery (part 4 of article 204 of the criminal code). According to investigators, he, being the CEO of the company “Vostokcement” in 2012-2014, transferred money to the Director of “Roads of Vladivostok” Andrew Lushnikov, which in early June was also arrested and transported to the capital.

The ex-mayor of Vladivostok Igor Pushkarev was arrested on 2 June. The investigators believe that he organized the purchase of the enterprise “Roads of Vladivostok” building materials, the group of companies “Vostoktsement”. The damage from the actions Pushkareva, according to the FSB, exceeded 160 million rubles, and he received no less than 45 million rubles.