The defendant Onishchenko could go free for the five million hryvnia

The defendant Onishchenko could go free for the five million hryvnia


The court extended his arrest until December 15.

The Kyiv court of appeals extended the arrest of the assistant people’s Deputy of Ukraine Aleksandr Onishchenko, the lawyer Alexander Sergienko until 15 December and set the bail at five million.

About it reports Interfax with reference to the press service of the court.

It is noted that on 8 December the Board of judges adopted a new definition that granted the petition of the Prosecutor General – head of the Specialized anti-corruption Prosecutor on extension of term of a measure of restraint.

“To extend the suspect Sergienko A. P. detention until 15 December 2016 with the definition of collateral in the amount of UAH 5 million in the national currency”, – is told in the court decision.

The assistant Deputy Onishchenko, Sergienko is one of the defendants in corruption gas schemes of this MP.

See also: All the detained defendants in the gas circuit Onishchenko was arrested, the Deposit amount has exceeded UAH 1 billion

We will remind, in June, the National anti-corruption Bureau and Specialized anti-corruption Prosecutor’s office said the exposure of an organized criminal group, which caused damage to the state amounting to more than UAH 3 bn as a result of joint activities on the basis of agreements concluded with JSC “Ukrgasdobycha”. The organizer of the corruption scheme, according to the NEB, is the people’s Deputy Oleksandr Onishchenko.

July 5, the Verkhovna Rada gave its consent to criminal prosecution, detention and arrest Onishchenko. But before it, using parliamentary immunity, left Ukraine.

15 Jun detective NABS SAP and prosecutors within investigation of corruption schemes on the resale of gas produced under the joint activities with the state enterprise “Ukrgazdobycha”, was carried out 37 raids in Lviv, Dnieper and Kiev.

The defendants in the gas circuit caused to the state damage in 3 billion. Of which 1.6 billion is the amount resulting from the resale of gas intermediaries and withdrawn through bogus companies. 1.3 billion is the outstanding amount of rent for the use of subsoil.

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