Wednesday , August 17 2022

Dejan Velikovic works with justice in exchange for reducing the sentence


Dejan Veljkovic's agent, commissioned to investigate suspicion of fraud, corruption, and criminal organizations in Belgian football, has signed a co-operation agreement with a court that would benefit from a "repentance" status in this case. case, informs his lawyer Kris Luyckx on Tuesday, leaving the chamber council where the Serb should appear.

A recent "pentit" law allows people who are afraid to deliver important information about offenders or offenders in exchange for a reduction in their punishment. Dejan Velikovic has therefore decided to cooperate with investigators who are particularly interested in a possible match with the highest members of Belgian football.

The lawyer also asked for the release of his client, who was in custody since October. The decision will be made this afternoon. He is accused of involvement in a criminal organization, money laundering and private corruption.

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