In SAP called “populist” statements by the NAB about the possibility of the escape of the head of the accounts chamber of Magothy

В САП назвали "популистскими" заявления НАБУ о возможности побега главы Счетной палаты Магуты

The leaders of NABOO and the ARS Artem Sytnik and Nazar Holodnitsky

In the Specialized anticorruption Prosecutor’s office stated that the concern regarding the possible defection of the head of the accounting chamber Roman Maguta is “unjustified and simply put, populist”. SAP publishes a statement to “Interfax-Ukraine”.

In the anti-corruption Prosecutor’s office reported that today the Prosecutor to ensure the attendance of the suspect and his lawyers to the premises of the Prosecutor’s office and presented a petition for election measures of restraint in the form of a round-the-clock house arrest with electronic controls and about the dismissal. SAP also asks the court to arrest the apartment which is the subject of a crime or of property of the suspect and his family.

Also, these motions were registered in the Solomensky district court, which tomorrow must consider them.

In the SAP stated that such actions were taken, given the emergence in the media an “undue hype around the situation with the announcement of SAP directly by prosecutors on suspicion to the specified senior official and unjustified, and simply put, populist concern election of a preventive measure” Mahute “because of the high risk of escape”.

“In this regard, COAG noted that the body of preliminary investigation before a Declaration of suspicion has not provided any information on possible risks that is invalid because, according to the Constitution of Ukraine on the Prosecutor’s office is entrusted with the organization and procedural guide pre-judicial investigation and decision in accordance with law issues in criminal proceedings”, – quotes Agency of the representative of SAP.

Recall that in the NAB expressed concern that a suspect of frauds with housing the head of audit chamber Roman Maguta can escape to Donetsk, where he has properties.

The head of the accounting chamber Roman Maguta showed suspicion for the machinations of the housing. As explained by the press Secretary of the Prosecutor General of Ukraine Larisa Sargan, in December 2013, the chamber has bought apartments, among which were two with a value of 1.39 million UAH on the street Poltava, 10. Later, a member of the audit chamber asked the chief with a request to privatize housing. Maguta, according to the investigation, agreed, and then in the apartment had been prescribed the nephew of a member of the chamber of accounts, and then he privatized the apartment and English member of the chamber.