Roman Feofanova: Sergey Mamontov / RIA Novosti
The court arrested the first police officer of Novel Feofanova — the case of the journalist the Internet-editions “Medusa” Ivan Golunova. On Thursday, January 30, RIA Novosti reported.
He was taken into custody until March 29. A former police officer pleaded not guilty. Currently, the Basmanny court chooses a measure of restraint in respect of the other four ex-police officers.
Earlier it was reported that the Investigative Committee of Russia (TFR) has asked Moscow’s Basmanny court to arrest former police officers of police at CJSC Moscow, the detainees in the case Golunova.
It became known yesterday that the planted Golunova drugs were stolen from police evidence.
29 Jan TFR suspected of five former employees of the internal Affairs Directorate of CJSC Moscow in the purchase of drugs, which were then planted journalist Ivan Golunov. Was arrested Denis Konovalov, Akbar All, Roman Feofanov, Maxim Umetbaev, who worked in the Department for control over drug trafficking of the internal Affairs Directorate of CJSC, as well as the former head of this Department Igor lyakhovets.
14 Jan Golunova recognized victim in the case of abuse of authority by police. The journalist was notified about the beginning of the investigation the senior investigator for particularly important cases of the major of justice O. S. Achiev.
Golunova was detained June 6, 2019 in Moscow, accused of attempted sale of drugs. Gross violations during his detention caused a public outcry. Activists gathered at the building of the Main Directorate of the interior Ministry in Moscow to demand the release of the reporter, many members of the media defended colleagues. June 11, 2019, the Minister of internal Affairs Vladimir Kolokoltsev has informed on closing of criminal case against the journalist Golunova and his release.
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