The Shevchenkovsky district court of Kiev chose for the head of the Internet edition “Strenia” Igor Guzhva a measure of restraint in form of arrest for a period of two months with the alternative collateral in the amount of 544 thousand UAH. About this court decision, reported the press Secretary of the Moscow Prosecutor’s office Hope the maximes.
According to her, the Guzhva also entrusted with the additional commitments, in particular, it needs to pass the passport for travel abroad, to appear on the first demand of the investigator and more.
The maximes also stated that prosecutors may appeal bail, which he considers to be less than that requested by the Prosecutor, the Prosecutor’s office has 5 days to decide whether to appeal the judge’s decision. The Prosecutor requested the arrest with the possibility of bail in the sum more than 3 million UAH.
In turn, the lawyer Guzhva, Olena Lukash said that the Deposit will be made mandatory.
As reported, on Thursday evening, June 22, in Kiev, was detained the chief editor of the Internet publication “Strenia” Igor Guzhva. As reported by the Prosecutor General of Ukraine Yuriy Lutsenko, Guzhva demanded and received $10 thousand for the deployment of compromising materials on the current policy. The attorney General, at the disposal of investigators have video and photo evidence of the offense.
On Friday morning, June 23, MP from the faction of the Radical party of Ukraine Dmitry Linko confirmed that editor-in-chief “Strenia” Guzhva demanded money from him.
On the same day, the press service of the Prosecutor’s office of Kiev reported that the head of the Internet edition “Strenia” Guzhva and his intermediary was detained on suspicion of committing a crime under part 3 of article 189 of the Criminal code of Ukraine (extortion in large amounts).
Towards evening the maximes reported that the notice of suspicion in committing a crime will be handed Guzhva until the end of the day. According to her, the prosecution intends to ask for Guzhva a measure of restraint in form of detention with possibility of bail, its amount is determined taking into account the risks and its financial status.
In turn, the Guzhva said that he “sew” rigged the case and it is alleged he was trying to provoke to get the money, from which, as he said, refused.