In connection with criticism on one of the federal TV channels of the results of the investigation of the criminal case against a married couple from the city of Vyborg (Article 318 of the Criminal Code), the Chairman of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation Alexander Ivanovich Bastrykin instructed the head of the Investigative Department of the Investigative Committee of Russia for the Leningrad region S. T. Sazin to report on the investigative actions conducted and the evidence that formed the basis of the indictment.
In addition, the media reported on the circumstances of the fire at "Nevskaya Manufaktura". The head of the Committee instructed the acting head of St. Petersburg Main Investigative Department of the Investigative Committee of Russia Golombievsky A.D. to report on investigation of criminal case against general director of JSC "Nevskaya manufactory" and his deputy, accused of committing crime under Paragraph C of Part 2 of Article 238 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation. In addition, the general director is suspected of committing a crime under Article 243.1 of the Criminal Code.
The progress of execution of the instructions is placed under supervision of the Central Office of the agency.