It is noted that the NABU has filed the appeal on the choosing of the restrictive measure for ex-judge of Dniprovsky district court of Kyiv.
“Yesterday, on August 1, 2021, the HACCU received the appeal on the choosing of the restrictive measure for ex-judge of Dniprovsky district court of Kyiv. The consideration of the mentioned appeal was started on August 1, 2021; however, due to the absence of the suspect, the court meeting was postponed on August 4, 2021, at 14:00,” the message says.
According to RBK-Ukraine, there is an intention to put Mykola Chaus in custody.
Earlier, it was reported that former judge Mykola Chaus kidnapped in Moldova was found only underpants in the village of Mazurivka, Vinnytsa region not far from the border with Moldova. When Chaus arrived in the police unit, he reported that he was abducted by unknowns.
According to the lawyer of the judge, he did not get in touch with Chaus as he was taken to Kyiv.
Later, the NABU made it clear that Chaus was detained. However, nobody contacted the detectives to pass them the suspect.
Later, mass media reported that Chaus was detained by employees of the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) and he was taken to Kyiv. The NABU also confirmed this information and published a video “chasing” the SBU car. The NABU stated that Chaus was in one of the cars.
On August 2, the lawyer of ex-judge Mykola Chaus stated that he prepares an appel on a change of investigative jurisdiction.