MOSCOW, November 22 (RAPSI) – Investigators have filed a motion to place head of the Moscow Region’s town of Chekhov Marina Kononova under house arrest, RAPSI has learnt from the Babushkinsky District Court of Moscow.

Kononova is charged with misappropriation of communal property.

According to investigators, she has illegally removed a building with a total area of 330 square meters and worth over 7.3 million rubles from the town’s municipal property.