The deputy of the Parliament, the former vice prime minister, Askarbek Shadiev became defendant in the third criminal case. The Prosecutor General’s Office informed journalists.
The case was initiated under Article 183 (money laundering) of the Criminal Code of the Kyrgyz Republic. The details of the criminal case were not reported.
First, the Prosecutor General’s Office of the Kyrgyz Republic initiated a criminal case against Shadiev for abuse of the official position. The second case was instituted for illegal crossing of the state border.
At the same time, the State Committee for National Security informed that Askarbek Shadiev and his relatives had sold and reregistered some property before the institution of the criminal case, that is, until April 28, 2018.
Recall, the property of the deputy was seized. SCNS told that the sale of property began on April 11, when the State Financial Intelligence Service informed the public about the temporary seizure of the bank accounts of Askarbek Shadiev. At the end of April, the deputy was put on the wanted list, he illegally crossed the border and is currently in the United States of America.