$182,115 bail was posted on Friday, on May 17, but Allerov is still held under custody. According to the lawyer, the bail was posted at 6:00 p.m. when the working day was over.
"The bail was posted, but he was not released, they do everything in order to keep him," Ihor Moroz stated.
Ihor Moroz believes that Allerov should be set free next week.
Earlier, Yuriy Allerov was detained by the detectives of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau. He is accused of the case tied with the embezzlement of $5 million during the construction of the houses for the Ukrainian military. On May 14, Allerov and another two detainees, the representatives of Ukrbud, were notified about suspicion.
According to the investigation, Allerov’s daughter has dual citizenship – Ukrainian and Russian and she mostly lives in Moscow.
“According to the investigation, the daughter of Allerov has residence and family in Moscow. Besides, Allerov’s wife visited Moscow repeatedly,” the SAPO prosecutor noted.
On May 7, Allerov was dismissed from the position of the Commander of the National Guard by the order of President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko. Mykola Balan was appointed as acting commander.
Yury Allerov has been heading the National Guard since December 30, 2015, until May 7, 2019.