Attack on journalists in Kyiv: house arrest for 7 suspects

Source : 112 Ukraine

The attackers face up to 10 years of imprisonment for attacking the "Corruption Stop" camera crew
15:52, 27 January 2019

Attack on journalists in Kyiv
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The court picked a precautionary measure for seven suspects in the attack on the "Corruption Stop" camera crew. The press service of Kyiv police reports about it.

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Yesterday, the Holosiivskyi court of Kyiv ruled the decision – all suspects during the investigation would be under the night house arrest (from 9:00 PM till 7:00 AM), "- the report said.

Earlier, the camera crew was attacked while they wanted to record the sand stealing at the crime scene in the Holosiivskyi district of Kyiv.

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In particular, the offenders broke the journalists' car, used gas cartridges, beat one of the journalists, and stole the bag with money.

Later the police reported that it has taken nine suspects to the police station. All of the suspects called themselves guards. The police officers found the mobile phones of the attackers, axe, gas cartridge, two knives, three nonlethal pistols, hunting carbine, starter pistol, and cartridges.

As a result, seven of them are suspected of committing robbery. The attackers face up to 10 years of imprisonment.

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