Mr. Kirill Kachur is charged in absentia with a number of serious crimes

The Main Investigative Directorate of the Investigative Committee of Russia continues its work aimed on extraditing Mr. Kirill Kachur, who is accused of committing serious and especially serious crimes.

The investigation has collected irrefutable evidence that Mr. Kachur created an organized group and took an active part in embezzling funds in the amount of 3 million euros and extorting a bribe in the amount of 1.6 million US dollars from entrepreneurs.

A number of Mr. Kachur's accessories to the crimes were sentenced by the court to various terms of punishment.

In January 2022, Mr. Kachur was put on the International Wanted List and he was imposed a restraint as custody in absentia.

The location of Mr. Kachur has been identified on the territory of a foreign state, and the procedure for his extradition has been initiated.