Police admitted the theft of gold in the Odessa branch of the NBU and referred the case of the beating of journalists on February 19 to the court


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Odessa, December 23, 2014 – Alla Marchenko, a spokesman for the Department of Internal Affairs of Ukraine in the Odessa region, said at a briefing about the investigation of two resonant cases.

Alla Marchenko confirmed the loss of gold from the Odessa branch of the National Bank. Established a person suspected in this, but now he has moved out of Ukraine. Gather materials for inspection. Presumably, gold bullions were replaced with lead. In this case actively work the investigation team.

In one case, the beating of journalists on February 19, materials were submitted to the court of the Primorsky district. Suspect charged with P1. Art. 171th of the Criminal Code of Ukraine “Obstruction of journalistic activities”. The investigation is conducted in respect of a further 4 persons. Among them, according to the speaker, there are the organizers of the incident.