Primorsky district court of Odessa decided to take into custody and set bail at UAH 8 million to the former first Deputy Chairman of the Odessa regional state administration Alexander Orlovsuspected of involvement in the riots in the city in February 2014.
This decision was made on Friday, September 23, peredayte «Ukrainian news».
As reported, the Prosecutor’s office asked to elect a measure of restraint in form of detention for Orlov.
Thursday, September 22, it became known that the Prosecutor General’s office next week will bring representation to the Parliament on the removal of immunity of the Deputy from «Oppositional block» Nikolay Skorik.
It was also announced on suspicion of organizing riots under the building of the Odessa regional state administration on 19 February 2014 former first Deputy Chairman of regional state administration Alexander Orlov. The Chairman of regional state administration was then Skorik.
Recall, February 19, 2014 in Odessa journalists, who were filming a small picket of representatives of Euromaidan in front of the Odessa regional administration, armed with batons beat people. The attack injured dozens of activists and journalists, several crews lost equipment that was broken or taken away.
After about half an hour of beating thugs with batons went on five taxi, which was number 168 (the number of one of city routes). Before leaving, the attackers smashed several parked motorcycles. The police did not take any action for their detention.
According to informed sources, «Euromaidan-Odessa, attacking people near the regional administration, were members of the club «Oplot» (Kharkiv), the head of which was recently killed near Moscow Evgeny Zhilin.
The former Deputy head of the Odessa regional state administration Orlov was arrested with a Deposit of 8 million 23.09.2016