The court arrested the ex-police Lyakhovets in the case of Golunova

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Basmanny court arrested for two months the former head of the Department for combating drug trafficking of the internal Affairs Directorate of CJSC Igor Lyakhovets, defendant of the unlawful detention of Ivan Golunova. About it reports TASS.

“the Court decided to satisfy the petition of the investigation and conclude the Lyakhovets into custody for a period until March 29,” said judge Eugene Nikolaev.

the Detainee previously stated pressure from Management of own safety (USB). The lyakhovets said he promised “special conditions”. According to the UK, it is lyakhovets was in charge of the detention Golunova.

Before that case was also arrested ex-police Denis Konovalov and Roman Feofanov. Both accused remanded in custody till March 29.

a Day earlier, five former law enforcement officers – Denis Konovalov, Akbar All, Roman Feofanov, Maxim Umetbaev and Igor lyakhovets was delivered in the RF IC. Later, the investigating bodies have addressed in court with the petition about their arrest.

Ivan Golunova detained on June 6 in Moscow. As stated in law enforcement bodies, during the inspection, the journalist had found five bundles with powder-like substance, and then drugs were found at his home. The decision of the court Golunova was placed under house arrest.

Case Golunova has caused a wide public resonance. On 11 June, the prosecution was discontinued, and the charges were dropped because of lack of proof of participation of a journalist in the crime.

According to the journalist, he expects that the case against the police goes to court. Golunov said that at the moment not ready to give any forecasts concerning the further course of the investigation.

a Criminal case against Golunova terminated

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Four members of the police Department dismissed in connection with the case Голунова