Yuriy Krysin, a defendant in the case of a deadly assault on a journalist of the Ukrainian newspaper Vesti, Vyacheslav Veremiy, during Euromaidan events downtown Kyiv, has been transferred from Kyiv's detention center to a penal colony in Donetsk region.
"Well, the 'fever' is over. It's time to go to serve the term," Chief Prosecutor Yuriy Lutsenko's secretary Larysa Sargan wrote on Twitter.
Earlier, despite the court's decision, Krysin refused to go to Toretsk penal colony No. 2 to serve his sentence in the case of the murder of journalist, claiming he had a high fever., the journalist of the newspaper Vesti was killed on the night of February 19, 2014.
He took a taxi home from work. At the corner of Volodymyrska and Velyka Zhytomyrska Streets in the center of Kyiv, the journalist noticed armed "titushkas," hired thugs, sporting camouflage uniform and masks, and tried to photograph them from the car.
The armed men attacked the car and dragged the driver and passengers from the vehicle. The driver and the other passenger managed to escape, while Veremiy was severely beaten and then shot in the back.
Veremiy was admitted at the intensive care unit, but died during surgery on the morning of February 19 as a result of blood loss and injuries sustained.
“ Ну що, температура спала. Пора і на місце відбування покарання Юрія Крисіна, фігуранта справ про катування під час Майдану, а також про вбивство журналіста В'ячеслава Веремія, етапують із СІЗО у Києві до виправної колонії в Донецькій області pic.twitter.com/ncNX8YvEBK — Лариса Сарган (@SarganLarysa) October 8, 2018 Earlier, despite the
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