Sheremet case: Dugar appointed an engagement and an electronic bracelet
The Kiev Pechersk court granted the request of the prosecutors and modified the preventive measure of Yana Dugar, suspected of the murder of the journalist Pavel Sheremet.
After the hearing, lawyer Nikolay Orekhovsky informed Ukrinform of this.
“The court granted the prosecutors’ petition: it changed the constraint of house arrest to bail in the amount of 168 thousand hryvnias, forced to put on an electronic bracelet and assigned the obligation to be in the area where the military unit is located, where Yana does her military service, “he said.
Orekhovsky stressed that the defenders of Yana Dugar will prepare an appeal for this decision and underlined that the judge Vitaliy Pisanets had not taken into account the documents provided by the defense, as well as the will of five people to release Dugar.
Earlier, judge Vitaliy Pisanets extended the detention of one of the suspects in the murder of journalist Pavel Sheremet, Andrei Antonenko (“Riffmaster”) by 60 days.
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As reported, on December 12, 2019, Home Affairs Minister Arsen Avakov announced the detention and suspicion of the accused in connection with the murder of Sheremet.
The investigation suspects the doctor and volunteer Yulia Kuzmenko, the nurse of one of the paratrooper battalions Yana Dugar and the ATO veteran Andrei Antonenko. Kuzmenko and Antonenko are now in prison.
On May 22, Nikolai Orekhovsky informed that the preliminary investigation into the murder of Pavel Sheremet had ended.
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On the same day, lawyer Denis Lomanov said that the defense of Yana Dugar had received a petition to modify his preventive bail measure in the amount of 168 thousand hryvnia.
Journalist Pavel Sheremet died on the morning of July 20, 2016 in the center of Kiev following a car bomb attack. The main versions of the crime were called professional activities, as well as hostile relations and the action of the Russian special services.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru