The Minister of Internal Affairs Yury Lutsenko discharged the head of department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs in the Zaporozhye area Alexander Shmitko of fulfillment of duties for the period of office investigation.
This Lutsenko declared on Thursday on a press - conferences in Zaporozhye.
The head of department on fight against economic crimes of Regional Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of area is also discharged of performance of duties.
According to him, the special commission of the Ministry of Internal Affairs will check the reasons of why illegal industrial production of metal on the range of slag waste around a beam Average (the Volnyansky region of the Zaporozhye area) was conducted.
"We will check who covered and stayed idle when industrial development of dumps" was carried out, - the minister noted.
He noted that repeatedly Shmitko reported that on dumps illegal development isn't conducted, but the last working off showed that it not so since on dumps detained some tens people, equipment and 30 tons of raw materials.
"It shows that illegal industrial development is conducted", - Lutsenko declared.
According to the center of public relations of Regional Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, Shmitko now is on the sick-list.
As it was reported, the staff of Head department on fight against organized crime of the Ministry of Internal Affairs together with Regional Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs in the Zaporozhye area detained on June 19 49 people with 19 pieces of equipment on the range of slag waste around a beam Average on suspicion in illegal production of metal.
Besides, at survey of territories adjacent to the range ogorodno - gardening cooperatives 2 points with the self-made equipment for receiving from скрапа raw materials of metallurgical production are found.
By check of the State ecological inspection in area it is established that owing to development of 3 thousand hectares of lands of cooperatives, the damage for the sum of 837 thousand hryvnias is caused to environment.
Upon illegal development criminal case on signs of the crime provided by Art. 239 of the Criminal code (pollution or damage of lands) is brought.
The range of slag waste "the Beam Average" is a place of storage and processing of waste of "Zaporozhstal", "Dneprospetsstal", the Zaporozhye plant of ferroalloys and "Zaporozhkoks".