NABU called the cause of the arrest Martynenko

В НАБУ назвали причину задержания Мартыненко

NABU told, for what have detained Martynenko

Suspected ex-MP for the case, where it appears the Eastern mining and processing plant.

NABU said that they had arrested former people’s Deputy Nikolay Martynenko in the investigation of criminal case upon plunder of means of state enterprise Eastern mining and processing plant.

Detectives NABOO detained Mykola Martynenko today at the reception of MP Jezersko Denis.

In a press-service of the Ministry reported that the investigators believe that this state enterprise has signed a contract with the intermediary company controlled by detained ex-Deputy, for the supply of uranium concentrate at inflated prices.

As a result, the interests of the state enterprise in the years 2014-2016 was damaged in the amount of 17.28 million US dollars.

It is noted that the Deputy is suspected of crimes under articles about creation of criminal organisation and embezzlement of property by abuse of official position.

The publication Scheme also posted a video of detention of the former people’s Deputy Nikolay Martynenko.

Recall that in late 2015 after allegations of corruption Martynenko resigned his elected mandate and refused immunity to, in his words, not to interfere with the investigation.