The High Anti-Corruption Court of Ukraine has arrested the son of the ex-president of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych in absentia in case of acquisition of Mezhyhirya Residence through abuse of authority as the court reported.
“On Wednesday, October 13, the investigating judge of the High Anti-Corruption Court of Ukraine has granted the appeal of the NABU detective and chose the restrictive measure in the form of the arrest for the son of the ex-president of Ukraine,” the message says.
It is noted that the restrictive measure was chosen in absentia.
It is mentioned that the actions of the suspect were qualified as the organization of the commission of a crime, fictitious entrepreneurship, and collusion in the organization of crime, acquisition and embezzlement of state property, legalization, and laundering of money.
On October 7, High Anti-Corruption Court arrested ex-president of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych, who is suspected of taking possession of a complex of buildings of Mezhyhirya resort house, in absentia.