The neighbor of the head of the traffic police in the Stavropol Territory, Alexei Safonov, suspected of bribing, spoke about how his mansion was built. It is reported by RIA News…
According to a woman named Rosa, Safonov built the house from scratch. She admitted that he erected the dwelling together with his common-law wife Elena (Psel – Note “Lenta.ru”), with whom the woman was not familiar. “We have been here for the eighth year, they moved in a little later than us, a year. About seven years ago, ”said a neighbor.
Rosa called the neighbors decent people who never did anything bad to the residents of the street, they always greeted. She learned about the incident with the head of the regional traffic police from the media.
State Duma deputy Alexander Khinshtein reported on the detention of Safonov and a number of his subordinates on July 20. Soon, a mansion was found at the head of the traffic police, in the toilet of which there was a golden toilet and a shower with gilded doors. The expert suggested that the interior items found in the house could cost tens of thousands of euros.
Later Safonov explained the interior of his “golden palace” in the courtroom. According to him, when he settled in this house five years ago, the interior was already like this. His common-law wife lived in this house, and the mansion was decorated on her.
A criminal case was initiated under Part 6 of Article 290 (“Taking a bribe on an especially large scale by an organized group”) of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation. On July 21, the court arrested Safonov for two months.