“The court made a decision: 60 days of arrest without a right for bail. The offer of Wolf (Chief Rabin of Odesa and south of Ukraine Avroom Wolf, - 112.international) to bail him out was rejected,” the message said.
It is known that Avroom Wolf stated that he may bail the businessman out.
The prosecutor demanded to arrest Chorny for 60 days without a right for bail.
On the night of August 17, a large-scale fire broke out at the Odesa Hotel Tokyo Star, as a result of which eight people died and ten were injured. This was reported by the press office of the State Emergency Service.
It is noted that a message about a fire in the hotel was received by the rescuers at 1:34. 13 units of equipment and 65 personnel were involved in extinguishing the fire. They managed to eliminate fire on 1,000 square meters area at 4:32. As a result of the incident, 8 people died, another 10 were injured.
On the fact of the incident, law enforcement authorities opened a criminal proceeding under Part 2 of Art. 270 (violation of fire safety requirements established by law) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.
The owner of the hotel said he would be fully responsible for the fire in case his guilt was proved by the law enforcers. Later owner of the hotel Vadym Chorny was detained.