On October 21, 2016 the Anti-Corruption Prosecutors jointly with the Detectives of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine handed down the indictment to the Military Prosecutor of Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) forces. He is suspected of committing a criminal offense under the Part 2 of the Article 368-2 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine ("Illegal enrichment").
In the shortest terms the indictment will be handed to the court. If found guilty, the Military Prosecutor of ATO forces may face imprisonment from 2 to 5 years with disqualification to hold certain positions or to be engaged in certain activities for up to three years with forfeiture of property.
It should be reminded that on October 7, 2016 the NABU Detectives completed a pre-trial investigation of the criminal proceeding on illegal enrichment by the Military Prosecutor of ATO forces. Since then the NABU Detectives provided the defense with access to the case files of the pre-trial investigation for review.