The commander of Kharkiv «Berkut» extended content in jail

Podolsky district court of Kyiv has extended by two months the detention of the commander of the Kharkov «Berkut» Viktor Shapovalov.

About it reports «5 channel».

The period of detention of the accused in jail was to be completed November 24.

On the continued detention insisted military prosecutors, defenders petitioned for the measure of restraint in the form of house arrest.

Shapovalov is accused of beating and abuse of activists of the Maidan, the illegal use of weapons and the abuse of power. Only in this case should be interviewed about a hundred witnesses.

As reported, on October 3, Shapovalov in court pleaded guilty, apologized and called the names of former colleagues who had received ammunition with lead buckshot instead of rubber bullets.

Several named persons were soon arrested. However, one of them, in November, was placed under nightly house arrest.

The commander of Kharkiv «Berkut» extended content in jail 22.11.2016

Ноябрь 22nd, 2016 by
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