The investigative Committee opened a criminal case into the theft of 20 million rubles from the Russian basketball Federation, reports «R-Sport».
Julia Ivanova, senior assistant to the head of the CID, said that proceedings are initiated on signs of the crime provided by part 4 of article 159 of the criminal code (fraud in especially large size).
The reason for the proceedings became the materials of the audit of financial-economic activity of RBF.
According to the materials of the case, from 20 February 2014 to 24 August 2015 by the conclusion of fictitious contracts in RBF were stolen 20 million roubles intended for the development of sports.
Recall that in late August, the head of RFB was Andrei Kirilenko. He said that the former management stole from the Federation 270 million rubles.