Smolninskiy court of St. Petersburg has arrested the chief of the security service Russian museum Irina Kuznetsova before 15 May 2016. Told RBC Petersburg said her lawyer, Joseph Gabunia.
According to him, the defense requested that 1 million rubles bail, house arrest or on bail, but the court refused. “Preventive measure would be appealed. We will seek the abolition of a court order, “-. Said I.Gabuniya
On the eve of the chief of the security service of the Russian Museum (engaged in the protection of Russian museum for about 20 years) was arrested on suspicion of fraud. As reported “Fontanka”, the damage is estimated at 4 million rubles.
According to the publication, in November 2013, Russian Museum signed a contract with the company “frame” for the supply of four hubs of key management (safety components) 8 , 8 million rubles. However, according to the investigation, the preparation of tender documentation information on the cost of the equipment have been overestimated. The real cost of the equipment supplied, according to the price list of “Frame” is not more than 4.5 million rubles. As a result, according to investigators, the museum was damaged in the amount of 4 million rubles.
In addition I.Kuznetsovoy, as a suspect detained as General Director of LLC “Frame” Nikolai Durasov.
Today at a press conference the head of the Russian museum Vladimir Gusev, told reporters that the internal checks and audits carried out in the museum, which did not confirm the information about fraud with the equipment. He noted that the museum has always cooperated with law enforcement authorities. “The staff and administration of the museum gives a commitment to non-interference in the case, and any comment can be regarded as interference,” – added V.Gusev.