The court arrested for two months of an employee of the Yaroslavl colony No. 1
YAROSLAVL, July 25. /TASS/ Sergey Drachev — the first of six defendants in the case about beating of the prisoner.
Zavolzhsky district court of Yaroslavl has arrested for two months of the employee of a corrective colony № 1 Sergey Drachev — the first of six defendants in the case about the beating of a prisoner, the correspondent of TASS from the courtroom.
“Sergey Drachev detained,” said the judge.
About the case
Material about beating Evgeniya Makarova in the Yaroslavl colony No. 1 in 2017 appeared on the website of “Novaya Gazeta” last week. The text was accompanied by a ten-minute video, which was provided by the lawyers of Fund “the Public verdict”. The footage shows how people in the form of prison staff beat and insult the man. According to lawyers, is a prisoner Evgeny Makarov.
Regional investigatory management SK the Russian Federation according to media reports about the incident on 20 July opened a criminal case about excess of powers of office.
According to the investigation, employees UFSIN of Russia across Yaroslavl region struck the man “multiple blows with hands, feet, and unknown items in the trunk and limbs” in the penal colony № 1 of Yaroslavl. Currently, the investigation established the identity of all the employees of the penal colony, which took part in the beating of a prisoner, arrested six people.
July 24, a criminal case about beating of the prisoner in the Yaroslavl prison was transferred to the Central office of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation on behalf of the head of Department Alexander Bastrykin. Makarov was convicted in 2012 under part 1 of article 111, intentional infliction of grievous bodily harm. Now he is in the Yaroslavl colony No. 8, released in October of this year. In Yaroslavl, home to his mother.