Rauf, Arashukova: Press service of the Federation Council of the Russian Federation / RIA Novosti
Senator from Karachay-Cherkessia Rauf Arashukov detained on suspicion of committing a crime associated with corruption. On Wednesday, 30 January, said “the Tape.ru” a source in law enforcement bodies.
According to the interlocutor of the edition, the detention was held in the framework of the criminal case with participation of employees of FSB and Investigatory Committee of Russia.
At the same time “Interfax” citing a source reported that Arashukov was arrested in connection with the case of murder committed in 2010. Source TASS in the upper house of Parliament said that the Senator is accused of several crimes, including the organization of criminal community and participation in it.
The meeting of the Federation Council, which was detained Arashukov, beginning at 10:00 Moscow time. It was announced that it will be closed. All journalists and technical staff have been asked to leave.
Previously, on 30 January it was reported that Arashukova detained in the conference room of the Federation Council. Consent to his detention given in the upper house of Parliament.
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