The Kyiv Prosecutor’s office opened case on the fact of the power of liberation Saakashvili
KYIV, 5 Dec — RIA Novosti. The Kyiv Prosecutor’s office instituted criminal proceedings on the fact of power the release of the detained ex-President of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili and transmits it to the investigation to the security Service of Ukraine, told RIA Novosti press-Secretary of Prosecutor’s office of Kiev Hope maksimets on Tuesday.
On Tuesday morning the apartment Saakashvili in Kiev was searched, the politician climbed onto the roof of an 8-storey building where he lives, and threatened to jump down. He was later detained and removed from home by police officers, he was put in the car and tried to get away, but supporters of the policy rioted, blocked the car and shot the wheels. Then the supporters of Saakashvili’s power freed him from the van of the security forces.
“We brought (the case — ed.) under part 2 of article 343 (Interference in the activity of worker of law enforcement body if it has vosprepyatstvovat the prevention of crime or detention of a person who committed it) of the Criminal code of Ukraine, pre-trial investigation will carry out the Main administration of security service of Ukraine in Kiev and Kiev region”, — said the maximes.
She noted that statements in the Unified register of pre-trial investigation of the Kiev Prosecutor’s office was submitted today.
According to the criminal code of Ukraine for the relevant offence is punishable by deprivation of the right to occupy certain positions or engage in certain activities for a term up to five years, or with arrest for the term up to six months, or restraint of liberty for a term up to four years.