Alexander Kokorin and Pavel Mamaevtsi: Ilya Pitalev / R-Sport
Journalist and chief editor of radio station “Moscow speaking” Sergei Dorenko commented on the extension of the arrest of the players Alexander Kokorin and Pavel Mamaev. His words sounded in the air channel RTVI.
According to Dorenko, the investigation of criminal cases, defendants which are Kokorin and Mamaev, may not take six months. The journalist expressed the opinion that the players of “torture prison”. “Take a fright all the rest of the players, athletes and other Goonies,” said Dorenko. He also compared the arrest of the players with the content in a “medieval dungeon”.
April 3 the arrest of both players extended until September. The next hearing in their case will take place on 9 April. In addition to them in custody are brother Cyril Kokorin and familiar players Alexander Protasowicki.
Kokorin and Mamaev once again extended the arrest in October of 2018, a court sent the players in jail until the end of December, then decided to keep athletes in the “Butyrka” to 8 February 2019. The last arrest was extended until April 8.
Both players are defendants in criminal cases under articles “Hooliganism” and “Assault”. In October they were the two instigators of fights in the capital. First, the players attacked the driver of TV presenter Olga Ushakova, then beat an official of the Ministry of industry and trade Denis Pak and the Director General of FSUE “NAMI” Sergey Gaisin.
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