The court extended the arrest of math Bogatov until 31 August

© Photo : AGN «Moscow»/Sergey Bogatov Kislevites in the Presnensky court of Moscow. Archive photoThe court extended the arrest of math Bogatov until 31 August© Photo : AGN «Moscow»/Sergey Kiselev

Presnensky court of Moscow has extended for two months, until 31 August, the period of detention of mathematics MFUA Dmitry Bogatov, who is accused of appeals to mass riots in Central Moscow, told RIA Novosti press-Secretary of the court Anastasia pilina.

Previously Presnensky court of Moscow extended the period of detention math in jail until June 30, and the Moscow city court recognised this decision lawful and justified.

A criminal case was opened on March 31. Presnensky court initially sanctioned the arrest Bogatov for a term until 8 June. The investigation was requested to extend this period, pointing to the need to conduct a series of examinations, including psihologo-linguistic. During the remand investigation has attached a letter from the FSB of Russia, with a preliminary estimate that «in the published records Bogatova is appeals to terrorist activity».

Protection mathematics Bogatov opposed the renewal of the arrest, noting that the mother of the accused is «little more than 1 million rubles,» that she is willing to pay as collateral. In case of refusal of bail, the lawyers asked to take a more lenient preventive measure, i.e. to transfer him under house arrest.

The accused denies guilt, noting that at the time of posting to the Internet, he was in the gym, and after in store, confirmed by video surveillance cameras in these locations. According to the lawyer, a single IP address which was allegedly reported of an extremist nature, located in Japan. «A person with the same nickname continues (after the arrest Bogatov) to publish messages to the same resource, but now he has a PostScript to the nickname «Freedom Bogatov,» said the lawyer, noting that his client is not going to hide or destroy any evidence.

According to investigators, the women «carried out the calls of explosions, arson or other actions intimidating the population, incitement to riot, resistance to the actions of the authorities, violence against the person». Thus, considers a consequence, a mathematician, were intended to «destabilize the political situation in the country.»