Employees to NAB suspect handed to the mayor of Odessa, Trukhanov, politics detained

Wednesday, February 14, employees of the National anticorruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) presented the suspicion and detained the mayor of Odessa Gennady Trukhanov. Comments about this “112 Ukraine” said the assistant Chairman of the state border service of Ukraine Oleg Slobodyan.

“Today is the respect of the citizens, the guards complied with the order of one of the law enforcement bodies, has informed the initiator, after which investigators NABOO, which gave him a suspicion,” – said Slobodyan.

In comments “Ukrainian news” in the NEB confirmed that Trukhanov suspect handed, it is also reported that the politician was detained.

“Trukhanov arrived on a flight from Warsaw (Poland) to the airport “Borispol”, where he was detained by the border guards and handed over to the detectives NAB. At present militiamen carry Trukhanov in the building of the NABU for questioning,” said NABU.

Information about the detention of Trukhanov at the airport also announced MP of Ukraine Mustafa Nayem.

“The mayor of Odessa Gennady Trukhanov detained at the airport “Borispol” employees of NABOO. Gennady Leonidovich was absent from work for fifty days – from December 26 last year,” – said Nayem on his page in Facebook.

Earlier, the press service of the Odessa city Council reported that Truhanov went on a business trip to the Czech Republic.

Recall, February 13, 2018, the detectives NAB under the procedural guidance of prosecutors SAP Trukhanov reported about suspicion of embezzlement of property by abuse of official position. Besides, during carrying out investigative actions in criminal proceedings was arrested three more people.

Note that the NEB in November 2016, beginning an investigation into the acquisition at an inflated price by the city Council of the administrative building of the former factory “region”. According to the Bureau, in early 2016, the building was sold for 4 million UAH, and in September of the same year it was purchased by Odessa city hall from the “development Elite” already over 185 million UAH.

The building after renovation was planned to move all structural subdivisions, which are currently scattered throughout Odessa.

In this case at the beginning of October 2017 Trukhanov was interrogated in NABOO in Kyiv – it held the status of a witness. In January 2018, the Deputy of the Odessa regional Council and his accomplice were notified of the suspicion for the offer to give a bribe of 500 thousand dollars. employee NABOO for removal of arrest from accounts.