MOSCOW, February 18. /ITAR-TASS/. Former head of Defense Ministry's Property Department Yevgenia Vasilyeva has refused to take part in the review her appeal against custody extension, a lawyer said.
Former head of Defense Ministry’s property department Yevgenia Vasilyeva was placed under house arrest on November 23, 2012. Later, the Moscow City Court mitigated her house arrest conditions, but maintained the ban on leaving home without investigator’s permission.
Vasilyeva is accused on 12 episodes of criminal activity connected with the sales of Oboronservis’s immobile property — theft of funds of that joint stock company. According to the Investigative Committee’s chief military investigation department, the damage caused by her criminal activity exceeds three billion rubles ($85 million).