Former police planted drugs Golunova journalist – TFR

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Five former employees of UVD po ZAO GU MVD of Russia in the capital impute toss drug journalist Ivan Golunov, reports a press-service SK of the Russian Federation.

In the course of investigative and operational activities are established and detained five of the defendants. They are former employees of Department on struggle with illegal trafficking of heroin, synthetic drugs and psychotropic substances Department for control over drug trafficking of UVD po ZAO GU MVD of Russia in Moscow.

Denis Konovalov, Akbar All, Roman Feofanov, Maxim Umetbaev, Igor lyakhovets. The criminal investigation into the discovery of drugs from the correspondent continues. The consequence will solve a question on a preventive measure.

According to the investigation, in June of 2019 they planted drugs in his backpack and in the home. Ex-law enforcement officers falsified the results of investigative activities, which were the evidence of guilt Golunova. While the police planted the drugs purchased, stored and transported illegally.

Reporter was detained June 6, in the center of Moscow. A criminal case was initiated. The journalist was placed under house arrest.

the Case has caused a wide public resonance. On 11 June, the prosecution was discontinued and the charges dropped because of lack of proof of participation of a journalist in the crime.

After the incident, Vladimir Putin has dismissed two generals of the police. The President called the arbitrariness of the situation. 29 Jan five ex-employees of the Department for control over drug trafficking of the internal Affairs Directorate of CJSC delivered to the RF IC.

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