Five employees of the Yaroslavl colony was arrested for beating a prisoner

Five employees of the Yaroslavl colony was arrested for beating a prisoner

MOSCOW, 25 Jul — RIA Novosti. The court on Wednesday arrested five of the six employees of the regional Department of the Federal penitentiary service, the suspects in the beating of a prisoner the penal colony of Yaroslavl Evgeny Makarov. For the arrest of the sixth — the highest ranking — the investigation of the detainee did not have enough evidence, a request for his arrest will review in the coming days. At the trial it became known that one of the jailers wrote a confession, two others plead guilty.

Video of beating of a prisoner last week published “Novaya Gazeta”. According to her, the incident occurred in June last year in penal colony No. 1 in Yaroslavl. The Federal penitentiary service later confirmed the time and place of events recorded in the video. SK brought criminal case about excess of powers of office, all members of the stage set, six of them detained. On Tuesday, the investigation of torture transmitted to the Central apparatus of the RF IC.


On Wednesday, the Zavolzhsky district court of Yaroslavl has considered the petition of the investigation about the detention of all six defendants in the case about the beating of a prisoner Yaroslavl IK-1 Evgeny Makarov.

At the beginning of the process it became known that one of the suspects — the senior inspector of Department of safety IK-1 Maxim Yablokov wrote a confession. His lawyer Sergei Sokolov asked the court to attach a copy of attendance with marks of the internal Affairs bodies to the case.

“Exceeding official powers, had inflicted the beating convicted Evgeny Makarov. In deed repent,” — said, in particular, in the petition, which was read in court.

As reported at the trial, Yablokov born in 1993, from Uglich has a higher education. Lives in Yaroslavl, is civil marriage. The investigator confirmed that apples has given grateful evidences.

Five of the six

First, the court sent under arrest of Junior inspector of Sergey Drachev, which, as follows from the materials of the case, the guilt is also acknowledged. Drachev was arrested for two months until September 22.

Yablokov, who wrote a confession, was arrested by the second. Justifying the request for his arrest, the investigation rests on a standard for such cases considerations: if you don’t include a suspect in jail, Maxim Yablokov might abscond, put pressure on witnesses or to obstruct the investigation.

The third sent under arrest by the defendant in the case was Deputy chief of the operations division of the colony Sergey Efremov. He will remain in custody until September 20. Answering questions of journalists, Yefremov also said that pleaded guilty, but to explain why he and his colleagues showed such cruelty, could not.

“I can’t answer this question”, — said Efremov the corresponding question of journalists.

Another arrested was the Deputy duty assistant head of the detention facility IK No. 1 Igor Bogdanov, he will remain in custody until September 22.

The judge said that unlike previously arrested colleagues, Bogdanov did not agree that the witnesses of the crime identified him as a principal and not recognize yourself on the video.

“Bogdanov refused to testify,” reads the court’s decision.

The last considered the petition for arrest of the younger inspector of Department of safety of a colony Alexey Brovkina.