Kyiv Pechersk District Court chose a preventive measure for Yulia Kuzmenko, one of the suspects in the murder of journalist Pavel Sheremet. Journalist of TheBabel, which was present in the courtroom, reported this on Twitter.
Kuzmenko was sent into custody for two months, until February 8, 2020, without the right for a bail, the newspaper said.
Judge Serhiy Vovk read out the decision. This preventive measure was assigned at the request of prosecutors.
Kuzmenko's lawyers announced their intention to appeal the court decision.
As we reported, National Police of Ukraine detained the persons of interests in case of the murder of journalist Pavel Sheremet.