Former head of Gokhran found dead in Moscow


In Moscow, a former head of the Russian State institution on formation the State Fund of Precious Metals and Precious Stones (Gokhran) 68-year-old Vladimir Rybkin found dead, reports Gazeta.Ru.

“The body of Vladimir Rybkin was found by witnesses. He laid on the asphalt near the house on the Zubov Boulevard, with injuries typical to a fall from height. The elderly man was in possession of only his passport,” – said a source in Russian law enforcement.

The media says that the Gokhran confirmed Rybkin’s death.

“Vladimir Borisovich died indeed, the funeral is today, and all the management is there,” – said in Gokhran’s reception.

Investigative Committee started looking into the details of the accident. According to the investigation, the death was caused by the spine fractures, and internal injuries.

Reference: Gokhran is the federal state-owned institution “State Administration for the formation of the State Fund of Precious Metals and Precious Stones of the Russian Federation, storage, dispensing, and use of precious metals and precious stones under the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation”.