The analyst commented on the detention of the head of Khabarovsk Krai Furgala
Professor of HSE, a specialist on regional policy Oleg Matveychev believes that the police took two years since the election of Sergey Furgala the Governor of Khabarovsk territory to gather evidence against him in cases of contract killings 2000-ies.
Furgal was arrested on Thursday and sent to Moscow. According to the investigation, he is the organizer of attempt at murder and murder of a number of entrepreneurs. According to SK Russian Federation, Furgal arrested in connection with the investigation megapikselnogo case against the gang involved in the Commission of several serious crimes against businessmen in 2004-2005 in the Khabarovsk territory and Amur region.
According to Matveycheva, evidence of the involvement of Furgala crimes began to gather after his victory on elections of the Governor of the Khabarovsk territory in 2018. According to him, it took two years to gather evidence for the trial. "Found evidence which helped to indict, consequently, now it will be judged," - said Matveychev RIA Novosti.
In 2007-2018, when Furgal was the Deputy of the state Duma, law enforcement officers, according to the analyst, they are not engaged. "Law enforcement is not associated particularly with the deputies of the state Duma, because the prospects of a criminal case vague," he explained.
According to the expert, the case Furgala can go about three murders that the media of the Khabarovsk Krai wrote in the early 2000-ies, and implementing them could be the people associated with Forgalom. "Right now the UK has found evidence of a whole range of data on these old things," - said Matveychev.
A source familiar with the situation previously told RIA Novosti that there were indications about the possible involvement Furgala to the murder of businessman Yevgeny dawns in the early 2000-ies, and the criminals confessed to the killings and pointed at Furgala as the customer took last year, and law enforcement could not react to it. The source also said that Furgala is suspected of ordering the murder of a competitor. According to the source, Furgala suspect and the Governor's decisions in favor of affiliated companies, which also influenced the emergence of a criminal case in addition to the confessions of detainees.
In a criminal case about the murder of Eugene dawn and Oleg Bulatov, and the attempted murder of another businessman arrested four people, including a former business partner Furgala, ex-Deputy of the Khabarovsk regional Duma Nikolay Mistryukov. Mistryukov was one of founders of open company "Toreks", part of which is owned by the wife Furgala Larissa Starodubova.