St. Petersburg lawyer to stand trial on fraud attempt allegations
MOSCOW, June 30 (RAPSI) – Investigation has been completed into a St. Petersburg attorney charged with attempted fraud, the press service of the Investigative Committee’s St. Petersburg Directorate has told RAPSI.
The case is sent to court for hearing.
The accused was arrested when receiving a money mold in November 2019.
Investigators believe in October 2019 the lawyer demanded 4 million rubles ($57,000) from two witnesses in a case for non-bringing them to criminal liability.