In Ukraine, the helicopter of the fugitive oligarch, former People's Deputy Kostyantyn Zhevago, was arrested. 

This is reported by the Office of the Prosecutor General and the State Criminal Investigation Department. 

According to the investigation, the fugitive oligarch used the helicopter for personal purposes during his stay in Ukraine. 

"The court made the appropriate decision on the basis of the collected materials, which confirmed that he used this helicopter for personal purposes during his stay on the territory of Ukraine. During the pre-trial investigation, the location of the aircraft was established and the necessary actions were taken to arrest it," the message says. 

Photo: Office of the Prosecutor General

In addition, the former People's Deputy of Ukraine was informed of the suspicion of organizing a scheme to embezzle 113 million US dollars from the JSC Bank "Bank "Finance and Credit" (Part 5 of Article 191 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine). These actions harmed the interests of the state and the bank's depositors.

It will be recalled that the court of the French city of Chambéry postponed for the third time the hearing regarding the extradition of Ukrainian businessman and politician Konstantin Zhevago, who was arrested in Courchevel at the end of December at the request of the State Security Bureau.

The meeting is scheduled for March 16.

Businessman Kostyantyn Zhevago is the founder of Ferrexpo AG.

The edition of Forbes Ukraine ranked him 

among the five richest Ukrainians


He was a People's Deputy of the 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th convocations.

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