SK will examine the investigation into the murder of businessman dawns in 2004
The investigative Committee will study and give a legal assessment of the investigation in 2004 of the murder of businessman Eugene dawn, in which a suspect was detained eks-the Governor of Khabarovsk region Sergei Furgal, said the official representative SK the Russian Federation Svetlana Petrenko.
"Given the available information, the Investigative Committee of Russia intends to fully study and give a legal assessment of all circumstances related to the investigation of the murder and the concealment of the fact of criminal prosecution of the defendants in 2004," said Petrenko.
Petrenko said that after the murder of dawns in the initial phase of his investigation as suspects in committing this crime was detained Furgal and his business partner Nicholas Mistryukov. The detention was justified by the testimony of witnesses and other materials of the investigation of their involvement in the death of the entrepreneur. However, two days later both were released, and criminal proceedings later against them was terminated due to the lack of sufficient evidence.
Petrenko noted that at the time Furgal has a significant impact on certain high-ranking police officers, they, in turn, briefed him about the preliminary investigation that was allowed to take measures to conceal his involvement in criminal activities. According to the SC, there was a pressure on individuals, whose testimony in 2004 was important for the investigation, in drawing up the Protocol of the interrogation of one of the defendants in the spelling of the name Furgala by a strange coincidence there was a mistake.
It is also established that along with the continuing investigation into the murder of dawns has not been included in the official database of accounting data on the criminal prosecution Furgala and Mistryukov.
Furgala was detained July 9, employees SK and FSB, he is charged with involvement in the activities of local criminal gangs and the killings in 2000-ies. Immediately after arrest he was sent to Moscow. Moscow's Basmanny court arrested him for two months, contains Furgal in the SIZO "Lefortovo", pleads not guilty.