Zachary Kalash (Shakro Young)Photo: Valeriy Melnikov / RIA Novosti
Influential kingpin Zakhary Kalashov (Shakro Young), condemned in 2018 to 9 years 10 months in a penal colony for extortion, is still not transferred from the detention center “Krasnaya Presnya”, despite the entry of sentence into force. On Thursday, January 10, writes “Rosbalt”.
According to a source in law enforcement bodies, the Kalash is an important witness in the case of receiving a bribe by employees of GU of the Investigative Committee of Russia (TFR) in Moscow. Investigators believe that his statements confirm fault eks-the head of Department of the TFR in TSAO Alexey Kramarenko, who is under arrest.
Clarifies that Shakro Young in the status of witness in the bribery case, can predeposit or to charge him in the case of “fresh data”.
In the summer of 2018, it was reported that the Kalash visited one of the buildings of the TFR in Moscow in the framework of the plan high-ranking Department officials for the release from arrest of its assistant Andrey Kochanova (Italian). For this, the investigators gave approximately $ 1.5 million. Accomplices expected that after the meeting with Shakro assistant admits guilt, that would give reason to change the measure of restraint on not connected with imprisonment. The Italian has not changed his position.
In March of that year, Shakro Young was convicted of committing two crimes under part 3 of article 163 of the criminal code (“Extortion”), and convicted. Judge Konstantin Dubkov also confirmed the dominant role of Kalashov in the criminal world of Russia, which he took after the death of crime boss Aslan Usoyan (Ded Hasan) in 2013.
Investigation of bribery in GSU SKR has not been completed, the defendants in these episodes are the former head of a Central Board Alexander Timanov (under arrest), his ex-Deputy, Denis Nikandrov (sentenced to 5.5 years of imprisonment), the former Deputy head of USB of the TFR Alexander Lemonov (sentenced to 5 years in prison, his former boss Mikhail Maksimenko received 13 years) and Alexey Kramarenko (under arrest).
Only in the case of bribery in the TFR are 14 defendants, they are accused of committing crimes under part 3 of article 163 of the criminal code of Russian Federation (“the Extortion made with application of violence by an organized group in order to obtain property in especially large size”).
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