Spoil the picture of Ilya Repin has left in jail

Spoil the picture of Ilya Repin has left in jail

The Moscow city court rejected the appeal of lawyers that ask you to put the accused under house arrest.


The Moscow city court refused put under house arrest by the resident of the Voronezh region Igor podporin which has damaged a painting by Ilya Repin “Ivan the terrible and his son Ivan” in the Tretyakov gallery. About this Business FM said the press service of the court.

“The decision of the Zamoskvoretsky court of the capital on the conclusion Podporina into custody upheld, and the appeal his lawyers — without satisfaction”, — said the representative of the court. According to her, the defenders of the defendant asked him to cancel and move Podporina under house arrest in the apartment of his brother in Maryino.

May 29, the Zamoskvoretsky court of Moscow has concluded Podporina at the request of the investigation in jail until July 26. The incident occurred may 25 at 20:55 before closing of the Museum. Were in a condition of alcoholic intoxication 37-the summer inhabitant of the Voronezh region grabbed the metal rack fence and repeatedly struck the canvas, under glass.

Podporina was charged under part 2 article 243 of the criminal code of Russian Federation (“damage of especially valuable objects of cultural heritage of the peoples of the Russian Federation”). It is threatened by punishment from a penalty in the amount of 5 million rubles to imprisonment for up to six years. On 29 may he was charged. In court, the representative of the investigation and detainee lawyers said that the defendant pleaded guilty.