A criminal case against former Director General of the national reserve "Chersonese" Leonid Marchenko, ex-the chief of Department of protection of cultural heritage Sevastopol Gore administration Svetlana Shevchenko, as well as the head of the company "Areopoli" by Sergei Yutkevich for Scam with the earth.
Investigation determined that in 2002, I developed the criminal scheme in which he, Marchenko and Shevchenko took part in the alienation of reserve lands to private ownership.
"The national reserve "Chersonese" is the world's only well-preserved historical-cultural complex representing the way of life and agriculture in the V-IV centuries BC. E. a decision on the alienation of lands within the competence of the Supreme state body in the sphere of culture at the time of the Ministry of culture of Ukraine. However, bypassing the parent bodies, the General Director of the reserve has entered into tripartite agreements with the plant " Areopolis and residents or legal entities wishing to acquire lands: the company has conducted archaeological research plots, and the management of the reserve because of their opinions issued illegal permits the exclusion of the territories, head of Department of protection of cultural heritage of the Sevastopol city state administration has signed scientific findings, which were consistent land tenure documentation ", - notified on the Internet representation offices. The SC emphasized that as a result of criminal actions of the above persons in private property illegally transferred more than 24 hectares of land on which are located the archaeological monuments and which are a part of the territory of the national reserve " Chersonese ". The vast number of persons involved in the illegal scheme, recovered illegal income in especially large size." case under the criminal code Instituted by the results of the inspections carried out together with employees of service of economic safety of FSB of Russia and the Prosecutor's office of Sevastopol. This is not the first, but not the last case under the criminal code on the fact of squandering state property in Crimea. The investigative Committee of Russia is expected to do enormous work to restore law and justice, which for More than twenty years of temporary stay of this wonderful region from Ukraine flouted local businessmen and oligarchs, and often With the direct participation and involvement of the Kiev authorities of different levels ", - told in the UK.