Former investigator in Listyev case, Pyotr Triboy, dies

Former investigator Pyotr Triboy, who investigated the murder of the TV presenter and the head of ORT Vladislav Listyev , died due to pneumonia caused by coronavirus. State Duma deputy Alexander Khinshtein announced this in Twitter

“Sad news. My friend Pyotr Triboy, once one of the most principled investigators, has died Prosecutor General’s Office , who investigated many high-profile cases, including the murder of V. Listyev, “wrote Khinshtein.

According to the deputy, death occurred on the evening of January 7 in the hospital. The funeral is likely to take place next week, he added.

Triboy has worked in the investigative bodies of the USSR and Russia since 1980. In 2001, he resigned from the Prosecutor General’s Office and became a lawyer.