In the framework of the investigation of Senator Rauf Arashukov the FSB operatives today, April 23, detained head of the center for counteraction to extremism of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Karachay-Cherkessia Timur Betuganov and first Deputy head of the Republican investigative Department of the TFR Kazbek Bulatov. This is with reference to sources RBC.
In the Republican interior Ministry and Department of the TFR information does not comment. Meanwhile, RBC writes that Betuganov were arrested early this morning at the working place and now located in the Department of banditry and terrorism of the Republican interior Ministry. To Bulatov, the security forces came home. In addition to the first Deputy head of the investigation Department arrested two members of the TFR.
Betuganov were engaged in operational support of murder of the Deputy Chairman of the movement “Adyghe Khasa” Aslan Zhukov and presidential candidate of Karachay-Cherkessia of Frala Shebzukhova. Involvement in these murders suspect Senator Rauf Arashukov.
According to relatives of Alan Zhukov, Betuganov, who nine years ago was the head of an investigative part in Cherkessk, was “friendly relationship” with Rauf Arashukov.
Bulatov was a friend of the Rauf Arashukov, he attended the birthday celebration of his father Raul Arashukov, told RBC relatives Zhukov. A few days after the arrest Bulatov Arshakovich retired from the TFR.
In February Betuganov, Bulatov and several security officials were summoned to Moscow to the Investigative Committee for investigation.
We will remind, 32-year-old Rauf Arashukov was arrested on 30 January during a meeting of the Federation Council. Him accuse at once under three articles of the Criminal code: article 210 of the criminal code (“Participation in criminal community”), part 2 of article 105 of the criminal code (“Murder of two and more persons”) and article 309 of the criminal code (“badgering the witness”). According to investigators, the Senator involved in the murder of Deputy Chairman of the youth movement “Adyghe Khasa” Aslan Zhukov in Karachay-Cherkessia and the murder of the President of the Republic of Frala Shebzukhova.
In addition, was detained and arrested the father of parliamentarian Raul Arashukov, who is accused of the theft of gas of OJSC “Gazprom” for the sum more than 30 billion rubles.
After a criminal case was initiated against Arshakovich, Russia’s Investigative Committee opened a disciplinary investigation against the leadership of the investigative Department of SK of the Karachay-Cherkess Republic. In addition, the investigators conducted a large-scale searches in 22 settlements of the Stavropol region, Karachay-Cherkessia and Dagestan.