The court overturns the verdict of two ex-athletes due to the shooting in the “Moscow City”
7 Dec 21
As part of the trial, prosecution witnesses were interrogated, including singer Valery Meladze and businessman Dmitry Pavlov. Истoчник aif.ru In May, the Presnensky Court of Moscow sentenced the defendants to 16 and 15 years in prison, respectively. Meladze and hockey player Pavel Bure were present as guests at Pavlov's birthday party when a shootout took place in the Oko tower. TASS writes about this with reference to lawyer Andrei Orlov. Prior to that, the jury had found them guilty. Also at the end of December 2020, the Basmanny Court arrested the ex-investigator of the RF IC Levon Agadzhanyan on charges of falsifying evidence and bringing an innocent person to criminal responsibility in this case. “ We will learn the grounds for cancellation after the court decision is made in full, '' & ndash; noted the lawyer. According to the investigation, security guards of businessman Gabriel Yushvaev and employees of the private security company took part in it. Seven people were injured, including two employees of FSUE Okhrana The Russian National Guard, which tried to separate the conflicting ones. The Moscow City Court overturned the verdict and sent for a new trial the case of the shooting in Moscow City; in 2017, against two former members of the Scorpio martial arts sports club; Magomed Ismailov and Eldar Khamidov. Among others, the Russian kickboxing champion Said Asadulaev was charged with hooliganism with the use of weapons or objects used as weapons.