Basmanny court of Moscow in absentia has concluded under arrest the former head of the Moscow anti-doping laboratory of Gregory Rodchenkov, said today, September 28, «Interfax».
He was arrested on charges of abuse of power.
«On 21 September, the court in absentia arrested Rodchenkova. He is charged with part 2 St. 201 criminal code (abuse of official powers that caused grave consequences),» — said press Secretary of the court Juno Tsarev.
She said Rodchenkov was declared in the international search.
Grigory Rodchenkov was one of the main informants of VAD in the case of the Russian doping system.