MOSCOW, April 02. /ITAR-TASS/. Alexander Yemelyanenko is wanted on sexual assault charges, spokesman for the Investigative Committee (IC) Vladimir Markin told ITAR-TASS.
As he fled from the preliminary investigation, failing to show up at scheduled time for questioning and other investigative procedures, Yemelyanenko has been put on the federal wanted list, Markin said.
On April 1, the IC has opened a criminal case against Yemelyanenko on charges of sexual assault and passport theft.
“At night on March 3, in an apartment in the Peresvetovoy Side Street in Moscow, Yemelyanenko conducted a sexual assault on a woman that had been cleaning his apartment. After that, he stole the woman’s passport from her purse,” the IC reported.
Mixed martial arts fighter Alexander Yemelyanenko, 32, has 30 fights in his professional record, including 23 victories and seven lost fights. He had last been on the ring in St. Petersburg on January 25 when he lost to Dmitry Sosnovsky from Ukraine in a technical knockout in the first round.