The court upheld the arrest of boxer Kushitashvili

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Second military district court upheld the arrest of the champion of Russia on Boxing of George Kushitashvili on charges of drug possession and assaulting an officer of Regardie. About it reports RIA Novosti news Agency.

“the Decision to leave without change, the complaint – without satisfaction”, – announced the decision of the judge Bakin.

the Defense of the accused filed a certificate of availability of a boxer is disease of the duodenum and the response from the Boxing club of La Cruz.

the Prosecutor, in turn, provided the results of a medical examination of the athlete, in which it was reported that the body of a boxer was discovered drug.

the boxer and protection until this information has not commented on, during the meeting, they asked the court to appoint punishment in the form of home arrest or release of a boxer on bail.

on 3 February a Military court in Moscow has arrested boxer George, Kushitashvili until April 1. Against athlete criminal case under two articles – “the Use of violence against a representative of authorities” and “Illegal acquisition, storage, transportation without a sales objective of narcotics in large scale.”

the Incident occurred on Frunze embankment. Boxers George Kushitashvili and Hovik Hovhannisyan showed aggression when checking documents. During the arrest, Kushitashvili hit one of the employees of Regardie.

the Investigation claims that athlete Kushitashvili was drunk, had a little more than 0.5 grams of cocaine. He Kushitashvili asserts that beat nobody.

coach of the national team of Russia on Boxing Victor Farkhutdinov said earlier that was shocked by this information. According to him, before the athletes did not have discipline problems.

George Kushitashvili is the champion of Russia on Boxing in a weight category up to 81 kg. In 2016, the sportsman became the bronze medalist. At the world championship 2019 in Yekaterinburg, the boxer reached the 1/4 finals.

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