The acting head of Russia’s anti-corruption agency has been caught with $122 million in cash in his home.
Russian media report that police officers raided the house of Dmitry Zakharchenko of the Economic Security and Combating Corruption. He was arrested on suspicion of abuse of power, obstruction of justice, and accepting bribes.
During questioning, he allegedly refused to comment on the money or its origins and was charged with abuse of power, obstruction of justice and accepting bribes. He pleaded not guilty.