Metropolitan jewelry store sued tens of millions for the robbery during a search

Столичный ювелирный магазин отсудил десятки миллионов за ограбление во время обыска

The owners of the jewelry store Graff, in 2014, was robbed during a search by law enforcement officials, sued the state 25,4 million UAH.

According to the newspaper “Judicial reporter”, the Economic court of Kiev collected from the state budget 25.4 million hryvnias in favor of “watch salon “Crystal”. In the same amount was assessed the damage in the robbery of a jewelry store Graff.

The economic court of Kiev ruled that the plaintiff proved the wrongfulness of the conduct of prosecutors during the searches. The video from the camera store who was working at the time of the search, the court did not accept as evidence because it was not electronically signed.

It should be noted that in 2014, the staff of the Metropolitan Prosecutor’s office and militia on the basis of a court order, which was allowed to conduct a search in the store “Count” in the center of Kiev on the street Architect Gorodetsky, 12/3, stole jewelry and watches. On the incident was opened three criminal cases over theft, embezzlement, abuse of authority and forgery. When militiamen left the room, discovered the disappearance of goods and money from the safe.

In September, the Kyiv Prosecutor’s office closed the case in connection with absence of structure of a crime, but in 2015, the court sent the case against 10 people (prosecutors and police). More than three years, the case was at the stage of preparatory meetings.

The court recognized the loss of the store in the amount of UAH 25,4 is the value of the stolen goods as of August 2014. According to the publication, accused of robbing Vitalii Savchuk in 2015 through the court reinstated the senior Prosecutor of Prosecutor’s office of Pechersky district of Kiev and seized the average earnings during his forced absence. Another accused the investigator of Pechersky Department of police in Kyiv, Sergei Kostritsa resigned in August 2018.

We will remind, earlier in the capital, a gang of robbers shot the SUV. The criminals took the driver’s money bag. Earlier it was reported that in Kiev there was a skirmish at “porter’s Pub” and Bessarabka. And in the home of judge made an armed attack.