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The leadership of the Butyrka pre-trial detention center was suspected of illegal cryptocurrency mining
20 May, 18:48
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The leadership of the Butyrka pre-trial detention center was suspected of illegal cryptocurrency mining
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Investigators are checking the leadership of the oldest pre-trial detention center - Butyrka Prison, for involvement in illegal cryptocurrency mining in the capital's department of the Federal Penitentiary Service.

According to Kommersant, the deputy head of this detention center may be involved in the case. Now they are checking him under the article on abuse of power.

As investigators established, the suspect installed mining equipment in the mental hospital of the Federal Penitentiary Service in November last year. For four months it has wound over 8.3 thousand kilowatts of electricity. I had to pay 62.1 thousand rubles for electricity.