Investigators filed charges of stealing 129 million rubles for the guidance of armored plant, which in the course of repair of equipment used old parts, said Monday in Russian Prosecutor General’s Office.
"The military prosecutor’s office of the Krasnodar garrison during the inspection revealed the theft of a large scale budget allocated under the state defense order, the open joint-stock company" 163rd Armoured Repair Plant "Russian Defense Ministry, which were made by the conclusion of fictitious transactions with suppliers of counterfeit components for military equipment, "- said in a statement on the website of the Russian Federation Prosecutor General’s Office.
The investigators found that in 2010-2011, the company’s CEO Sergei Kusov, his deputies and Vassily Victor Samulevich Lugovets, as well as the general director of "Himkomplektdetal" Evgeny Korolev signed with established them as "short-lived companies’ contracts for the supply of spare parts for tanks and infantry fighting vehicles. The accounts of the companies are listed at inflated prices cash and then pocketed them.
In fact, the repair technique used parts and components of unknown origin, used without certificates and passports of quality manufacturers. As a result, the state suffered damage exceeded 129 million rubles.
"According to the prosecutor’s check against these persons prosecuted for offenses falling under Part 4 of Art. 159 (fraud committed by an organized group on a large scale), part 2. 201 (abuse of authority the person performing managerial functions in a business or other organization, resulting in grave consequences), and paragraph "a" of Part 2 of Art. 238 of the Criminal Code (production and distribution of goods, works or services that do not meet safety requirements, an organized group) ", — the press-service.