Source: the Director of the Department of culture of the Russian Federation detained in Moscow
MOSCOW, March 29. /TASS/. The Director of the Department of investment, renovation and construction of Ministry of culture of the Russian Federation Artem Novikov detained in Moscow. TASS a source close to the investigation.
“He is suspected of fraud. Already today, the consequence can address in court with the petition for the measure,” the source said, noting that the officer was detained yesterday and questioned as a suspect.
The Agency’s interlocutor did not specify the essence of the alleged crimes. Criminal case is investigated by the FSB.
It is noted that the Novikov’s arrest not connected with the case Pirumov.