“In the summer period of 1998, Nevzlin L.B., being an shareholder and first deputy president of the board of the oil company Yukos (OJSC ‘Yukos-Moskva’, in an undisclosed location entered into a criminal conspiracy with the head of the fourth department of internal and economic security of the oil company Yukos (OJSC ‘Yukos-Moskva’) Pichugin A.V. (sentenced for this crime be a verdict of the Moscow City Court of 30.03.2005 which has become law) and then with unidentified persons from member of the management of the company Yukos directed at the criminal assault on the chief administrator of the CJSC ‘Rosprom’ Kolesov V.L. the professional advancement of which ran contrary to their personal and business interests.
In order to fulfil this criminal intention, Pichugin A.V. acting at the direct behest of Nevzlin L.B. who took upon himself organizer’s functions of the assault on Kolesov V.L., in undisclosed time and location proposed to his acquaintance Gorin S.V. (the criminal prosecution against him was stopped because of his death) to find persons ready to commit this crime for remuneration. In addition, Pichugin A.V. with the knowledge of Nevzlin L.B., handed over to Gorin S.V. a photo and residence address of Kolesov V.L. in Moscow and proposed to make an assault on Kolesov and to get hold of his possessions and also carried out negotiations about material remuneration to the amount of 5000 US dollars (39 525 rubles) and about terms of committing this assault.
Having accepted the proposal of Nevzlin L.B. and Pichugin A.V. to carry out a criminal assault on Kolesov V.L., Gorin S.V. at undisclosed time and location recruited for its commitment a citizen of the town Tambov Peshkun A.V. (sentenced by the verdict of the Moscow City Court of 30.03.2005 which has become final and biding), who agreed to take part in this criminal action and proposed to carry out this assault on Kolesov V.L. to his acquaintances Korovnikov I.O., Popov P.A. and Kabanets V.N.
Later, Korovnikov I.O., together with Popov P.A. and Kabanets V.N. refused to make an assault on Kolesov V.L. because of possible assorting of the affected by a member of security.
With the intention to carry through this criminal intention, Gorin S.V. at the behest of Nevzlin L.B. and Pichugin A.V. for remuneration not less than 5000 US dollars, engaged for carrying out this assault on Kolesov V.L. the citizen of the town Volgograd Shapiro V.V. (sentenced by the verdict of the Moscow City Court of 17.08.2006) and Goritovsky V.N. (the criminal prosecution against his was stopped in connection with his death) who agreed to take part in this crime and proposed to carry out this criminal assault to their acquaintances Reshetnikov Y.V. and Tsigelnik G.A. (sentenced by the verdict of the Moscow City Court of 17,08.2006 which has become final and biding), then he provided information on the affected and later handed over not less than 5000 US dollars transferred by Nevzlin L.B. and Pichugin A.V. through Gorin S.V.
Reshetnikov Y.N. and Tsigelnik G.A. while performing the assignment of Nevzlin L.B. and Pichugin A.V. pertaining to the criminal assault on Kolesov V.L., transferred to them by Goritovsky V.N. and Shapiro V.V., on October 5, 1998, about 20.30 p.m., in the vicinity of house No 4 on Marshall Biryusov in Moscow, carried out an assault on Kolesov V.L., and in order to facilitate it, they used a non-lethal weapon – a pepper spray canister, so they sprinkled the content of it on the dace of Kolesov V.L.
Taking advantage of the fact that the affected lost his will to resistance due to the physical violence used against him, they beat him, throwing punches with hands and feet on critical parts of the body and head, i.e. they used violence which was dangerous for the life and health of the victim. However, their actions inflicted only a caused only a light blood bruise of the chest to the left side in the area of ninth and tenth ribs of the underarm line.
With appearance of unrelated citizens, Reshetnikov Y.V. and Ysigelnik G.A. got hold of the brief case belonging to the affected, as well as documents and money to the whole amount of 1925 US dollars (that at the exchange rate of the Bank of Russia is equal to 30 743 rubles and 41 kopeks) and after that they fled the scene of the event.