The Prosecutor asked for an acquittal of the driver of «Magnitogorsk»

© RIA Novosti / Anton to Deniability in fotobanka Elizbarashvili, accused of aiding and abetting Amiran Giorgadze, at a meeting of the Moscow regional court. Archival photoThe Prosecutor asked for an acquittal of the driver of «Magnitogorsk»© RIA Novosti / Anton to Danilovmarat the image Bank

The Prosecutor, during the discussion of the acquittal verdict of the jury against the driver of the «Magnitogorsk» Shota Elizbarashvili, asked the court to acquit the defendant, the correspondent of RIA Novosti from the audience of the Moscow regional court.

«In connection with the criminal procedure code (article 348), as the jury acquitted, I ask him to justify,» said Prosecutor Olga Evdokimova.

The sentence will be proclaimed on Friday at 13.00.

The Prosecutor explained to RIA Novosti that the prosecution needed time to study the verdict, the Protocol and other things, on the basis of which a decision to appeal against or not a sentence to the driver. «If there are procedural violations, the decision will be made. It takes time,» — said Evdokimov.

A series of murders occurred in October 2015: businessman Amiran Giorgadze shot the first Deputy head of Moscow of Yury Karaulova, head of the local power grid George Kotlyarenko, his business partner, Tristan Zakaidze, and the random passer-by Constantine Smyslov. In the end, Georgadze herself.

The criminal case against the «arrow» ceased because of his death. According to one version, Giorgadze went on to murder because of large debts of their companies and conflicts with officials on this basis.