Murder Veremiya: Rat sentenced to prison

Убийство Веремия: Крысина приговорили к тюрьме

The court sentenced the accomplice of murder of journalist Vyacheslav Veremiya Yuri Rat to 5 years of imprisonment.

The decision of the court reported the lawyer of the mother of journalist Victoria Deineka, reports “Ukrainian truth”.

“Prosecutors asked for 6, I asked 7, the maximum under article sanction, but the court overturned the verdict and gave real 5 years,” she explained.

We will note, earlier the court sentenced the Rat to 4 years of imprisonment, which prosecutors appealed to the Kyiv court of Appeals.

Recall, 22 December 2017 Rat sentenced to 4 years conditionally with a trial period 2 years.

According to the prosecution, Krysin in the night from 18 to 19 February 2014 organized a group of people who attacked a taxi in which there was the journalist Vyacheslav Veremey.

Krysin together with other people were beating the journalist bits until one of the participants in the attacks have not inflicted a fatal gunshot wound. The suspect pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct.