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In St. Petersburg detained the Deputy of legislative Assembly Koval

The Deputy of legislative Assembly of St. Petersburg, Roman Koval was detained on suspicion in receiving a bribe in especially large size, has informed a press-service SK.

According to investigators, from 2018 to 2020 the policies received from the owner personally and through his assistant Andrey Grishin money and a car, totaling more than 15 million rubles.

It is indicated that with the use of his official position Koval contributed to the allocation of money from the budget. He asked for 20 percent of the amount.

Criminal case is brought. The assistant Deputy is charged with mediation in bribery in especially large size.

Detainees carry out investigative actions.

Soon Koval and Grishin plan to press charges, investigators will ask the court about their arrest.

Earlier media wrote that the Deputy had Audi Q7 and several million rubles for the allocation of budget funds through parliamentary amendment.

Then Deputy Secretary of General Council of "United Russia" Sergei Perminov told RIA Novosti that the party will suspend membership of Koval to the sentence or termination of the investigation.