In the Pskov region detained Deputy Governor of the region

In the Pskov region detained Deputy Governor of the region

TASS, 14 Dec. Vice-Governor of the Pskov region, Alexander Kuznetsov is detained within investigation of the criminal case. About this TASS said a source in law enforcement bodies.


“Alexander Kuznetsov has been detained for investigation in a criminal case,” the source said, not specifying what it is. He added that the operational activities are carried out by the FSB. According to the source, we are talking about malfeasance. “There are major operational activities”, — said the Agency interlocutor.

On the official portal of state bodies of the Pskov region, says that “in the administration of the Pskov region has officially confirmed the investigation against Alexander Kuznetsov”.

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As told TASS the Governor of the region Mikhail Vedernikov, the prosecution Kuznetsov has not yet filed, the authorities cooperate with the investigation.

“We’ll wait for the arraignment. While not being charged. And based on that, we have a position forming. We with the power unit are in communication, working in collaboration, investigations are carried out at the moment, so let’s wait for a decision,” said Vedernikov.

Alexander Kuznetsov in 2001 graduated from Saint Petersburg state University and the Pskov Polytechnical Institute. Since 2007 worked in various positions in the administration of the Pskov region. Was appointed Vice-Governor of the Pskov region in February 2012, was in charge of construction, housing and communal services, road economy, energy development, transportation, telephone systems and mobile communications. By the end of 2017 received an income of 1,214 million.