Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Us News

U.S. businessman Arrested in Russia For Alleged ‘Espionage’

Information
Is Russia-North Korea Nuclear Cooperation Happening Soon? Here’s Why… Photo From: iStock

U.S. businessman Arrested in Russia for ‘bribery’ was now faces another charge for suspected ‘espionage’. He is still in Russian custody.

Information

U.S. businessman Arrested in Russia For Alleged ‘Espionage’
Photo From: Getty Images

U.S. businessman Arrested in Russia For Alleged ‘Espionage’

In a report from CBS, a U.S. businessman arrested in Russia was already incarcerated in Russia for receiving bribes has been detained on suspicion of “espionage,” according to Russian official media agencies on Thursday.

The US business man was identified as Gene Spector who was actually born in Russia and moved to US where he became business man. He later became a US citizen.

Russian authorities did not provide further details about the charge. In fact, the hearing was reported to be conducted in a private hearing due to classified evidences.

READ ALSO: Evan Gershkovich, A Jailed Journalist In Russia Now 4 Months Behind Bars

rested in Russia For Alleged ‘Espionage’ Now Under Russian Custody

When Spector was the board chairman of the Medpolimerprom group of Russian enterprises in 2021, he admitted to arranging a bribe for an assistant of the deputy prime minister of that country.

According to news accounts from that time, the bribe comprised funding the assistant’s trips to Thailand and the Dominican Republic. He received a four-year jail term.

READ ALSO: New Pandemic: Russia Suspects US For Developing New Mutations Of Viruses Through New Office Of Pandemic Preparedness And Response Policy

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You May Also Like

Crime

Texas man Eduardo Arevalo confessed of strangling his pregnant sister for being an “embarrassment” to the family in 2019. Texas Man’s 8 Months Pregnant...

Finance

Even though the last wave of the federal government stimulus checks was distributed over two years ago, at least three distinct states are still...

Finance

The US is expected to distribute further stimulus funds through a variety of initiatives. Direct cash, tax refund, or some other kind of assistance...

Crime

Cameron Wright, a 22-year-old was sentenced with 55 years in prison for killing, dismembering and throwing girlfriend’s body at separate locations according to his...