Obolonskiy district court of Kiev sentenced the son of people’s Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada Igor Popov (Radical party of Oleg Lyashko) Bogdan-hour house arrest until 29 January. This broadcast “112 Ukraine” said the leader.
The people’s Deputy Anton Gerashchenko said that Bogdan Popov arrested with the mandatory wearing of an electronic bracelet.
The correspondent on the air “112 Ukraine” reported that the Prosecutor’s office is dissatisfied with the decision and will appeal. “I wanted to Bogdan Popov was supervised by the two months spent in jail, how could to escape and somehow to resist any witnesses. At least, such arguments they brought”.
“I am very grateful to the advocates for the professional work that they had collected adequate evidence. We will comply with all the regulations, we will not put pressure on anybody, we will communicate with victims only in the presence of the investigator in order to meet the requirements for compensation of damages, is what we are willing to do not expecting, of course, the court on the merits, because we all recognize,” commented Igor Popov.
We will remind, the son of people’s Deputy Igor Popov Bogdan and his accomplice were arrested on suspicion of robbery at the store in Kiev in Obolon. According to the police, threatening sellers and visitors with the weapon, malefactors took away from cash Desk of 2500 UAH.
As militiamen told, one of the defendants red-handed caught caring men and with the women-saleswomen kept in the store until the police arrive. His partner, who took the cash, managed to escape. However, after 20 minutes he was detained by police near the bus station “Polesie”. Prosecutors later declared the detainees on suspicion in Commission of crime, qualified under part 3 of article 187 of the criminal code of Ukraine (robbery). It was noted that Bogdan Popov and his accomplice refused to testify about the attack on the store, citing article 63 of the Constitution.