The Shevchenkovsky district court of Kiev began consideration of the petition of Prosecutor's office on the extension of a measure of restraint in the form of detention Andrew Medvedko, the suspect In a violent deprivation of the life of Ukrainian journalist Olesya Elderberry, said in court session on Thursday, the investigating judge Andrey Trubnikov.
famous Ukrainian journalist Elder, who Also wrote for the Internet representative office of RIA. RU, was killed April 16, 2015 at his home in Kiev. In two months the head of the MIA of Ukraine Arsen Avakov said about the detention of two suspects in the case - Dennis Polischuk and Andrew Medvedko. The Shevchenkivsky district court elected him a measure of restraint in the form of detention for a period of two months, until 14 August. Protection of suspects appealed their detention, but the court of appeal upheld the decision of the court of first instance.
The suspect Medvedko was brought into the courtroom to participate in the processing of your application. Also pending are the relatives and friends of the Suspect.