MOSCOW, October 25 (RAPSI) – The Moscow City Court has set October 27 as a date for the hearing of an appeal by the regional development director of major real estate developer Samolet Alexander Lefel against his detention in a large-scale embezzlement case, the court’s press service has told RAPSI.

Earlier, the Tverskoy District Court granted a motion lodged by investigators and detained Lefel until December 7.

According to case papers, Level is accused of embezzling funds on a large scale from Pik construction company where he worked prior to Samolet.