The head of the secretariat of the president Victor Baloga gave to the investigator of the Ministry of Internal Affairs testimony on the case of murder of the Uzhgorod businessman Oleg Gruzin.
I reported about it to the newspaper "The businessman - Ukraine" Minister of Internal Affairs Yury Lutsenko.
Before Lutsenko mentioned about interrogation of Balogi on the case of murder in Zakarpatye, but I didn't specify, about which episode there is a speech.
the "Kommersant" knew that it is a question of Oleg Gruzin's shot on February 5 in Uzhgorod murder. He was the friend of the known killer Evgeny Ignatkin in Zakarpatye, organized in 1998 murder of the deputy of the Zakarpatye regional council Mikhail Tokarya (in criminal circles also known as Gesha).
According to the newspaper, one of versions of the investigation is that Baloga isn't interested in Ignatkin's early release (it is condemned for 15 years for murder and now contains in a colony of a high security in Vinnytsia region) and making indications by it concerning customers of murder of the Turner.
"It (Victor Baloga) really came, gave evidences. The investigator had questions to Baloge because it is mentioned in many mass media as the person, probably, familiar with circumstances of murder of criminal authority of Gesha", - Lutsenko told, having added that "recently killed Georgian was the best friend" Ignatkina.
"Recently the Georgian tried to influence making decision on Ignatkin's transfer to a zone of a general regime. The investigator considered necessary to interrogate mister Balogu who was in close contact with many persons involved in this business", - the Interior Minister added.
Besides, according to the minister because he declared need of interrogation of the head of the secretariat of the president, Baloga filed a lawsuit against it.
"Victor Baloga now in Zakarpatye has legal proceedings with the newspaper which transferred my words, and also with me", - Lutsenko told the edition.
Thus he noted that can't present, "that will be a contest subject" especially as "any serious turn in matter in result (interrogation) didn't happen".
In the secretariat of the president of the joint venture didn't begin to make comments on the fact of giving Balogoy of the claim to the Interior Minister, but promised soon to consider official inquiry.