The Moscow city court again extended the arrest of ex-Senator Arashukova and his father

The Moscow city court on Wednesday again considered the petition of the investigation and extended the arrest of the former Senator Rauf Arashukov, his father Raul and three other defendants on the case of murder and participation in a criminal organization, told RIA Novosti press-service of the court.

Earlier stay in prison the accused was again extended until 24 July. The first appellate court of General jurisdiction may 22, reversed the decision and sent the case for new consideration to the Moscow city court.

"The term of detention was extended until 24 July," - said the Agency interlocutor.

Arshakovich in addition, the application also concerns a former Deputy General Director of JSC "Gazprom gazoraspredeleniye Stavropol" Nicholas Romanov, Metrology branch of OOO "Gazprom Mezhregiongaz Stavropol" in Essentuki Igor Kaisheva and Deputy General Director of JSC "Gazprom gazoraspredeleniye Stavropol" Zamira Borsova.

Earlier it became known that preliminary investigation is completed, the defendants and lawyers familiar with the materials. The defense will insist that the case was considered with participation of jurymen.

The consequence considers that Raul Arashukov as the head of criminal community, ordered, and his son Rauf, as a member of the gang, has organized the murder of Deputy Chairman of the youth movement "Adage of Chase" Aslan Zhukov and presidential adviser KCR of Frala Shebzukhova. Guilt they do not recognize. Ex-Senator in early April, was also charged with two episodes of abuse of authority and false accusation.

More than a year ago Arashukov Rauf, one of the youngest senators, was detained in the meetings of the Federation Council. Subsequently, the Federation Council stripped Arashukova the status of Senator. In Saint-Petersburg in the same case was detained by his father Raul Arashukov, of which the consequence considers as the Creator of the OPG. Taken into custody both Arashukova, their relatives and friends occupying high positions in the gas companies of the North Caucasus.

At the end of last year against Arashukova Sr. was initiated four new criminal case on embezzlement. We are talking about the transfer from the accounts of "Gazprom gas distribution Stavropol" about 760 million rubles on accounts of companies he controlled, as well as the theft of almost 16 million with fictitious employment in the same organization his wife and daughter. Both are wanted.