Monday, March 20, 2017
(Aaron Kesel) Another Russian official has been found dead, bringing the total to seven mysterious deaths in the past 6 months.
by Aaron Kesel, March 20th, 2017
An official of Russia’s space agency Vladimir Evdokimov was found dead in a prison where he was being held on charges of embezzlement AP reported.
Evdokimov, 56, was the executive director for quality control at Roscosmos, the country’s spaceflight and research agency.
“Eleven people in Evdokimov’s cell are being questioned,” Yulia Ivanova a spokeswoman for Russia’s investigative Committee said.
Police found two stab wounds on Evdokimov’s body, but there was no determination made of whether they were self-inflicted or he was murdered.