The official of the Armed Forces of Ukraine promoted withdrawal from the budget of 3 million UAH which were allocated for construction of barracks

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The State Bureau of Investigation reported that interrogators from the Territorial Department of the DBR (State Bureau of Investigation) in Poltava had declared suspicion against the former head of the Eastern Territorial Housing and Operations Department of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. This military contributed to the damage to the state by 3 million UAH ($107 thousand).

Failed to build barracks for soldiers due to theft

According to the investigation, in 2018, during the construction of four barracks in the city of Bakhmut, Donetsk region, contractors entered false information in the acts acceptance of done work and certificates of their value, overestimating the amount of contract work that companies did not actually perform. In turn, as the suspected high-ranking official of the Armed Forces insists, he did not check the actual volumes and unreasonably signed the acts of work performed. As a result, the state suffered losses of 3 million hryvnias.

“A former serviceman is suspected of careless attitude of the service, that caused grave consequences committed during a special period (Part 3 of Article 425 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine). The sanction of the article provides for imprisonment up to 7 years,” the DBR (State Bureau of Investigation) website said.

As reported, on December 29, 2020, DBR (State Bureau of Investigation) investigators reportedly suspected the heads of three contractors of embezzling public funds by an organized group on a particularly large scale and forging official documents, that caused consequences. It is Part 5 of Art. 191, part 3 of Art. 28 and Part 2 of Art. 366 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.

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