The lawyer of the Yaroslavl jailer urged to check the authenticity of the video torture

© RIA Novosti / Oleg Smysloviye in fotoreceptori leaves the gate checkpoint correctional colony No. 1 in Yaroslavl. Archival photoThe lawyer of the Yaroslavl jailer urged to check the authenticity of the video torture© RIA Novosti / Oleg Smysloviye the image Bank

The lawyer of the sixth defendant in the case about tortures in the Yaroslavl colony No. 1 Alexei Brovkina Vasily Kovalyov called for an examination videotaped beating an inmate to prove its authenticity.

Zavolzhsky court of Yaroslavl on Wednesday arrested four suspects, three have pleaded guilty, the fourth — Igor Bogdanov stated that it did not recognize themselves on video, and refused to testify. Another suspect, Ivan Kalashnikov — extended the period of detention for 72 hours. The sixth suspect is Alex Brovkin — the younger inspector of Department of safety IK №1.

«This is not the question. First it is necessary to carry out the examination video recording cropped, is cropped. It is necessary to prove its authenticity,» said Kovalev to journalists, answering a question, whether Brovkin denies its presence on the record.

Kovalev told RIA Novosti that his client does not testify. «We do not answer the question, pleading guilty or not the prosecution has not yet filed, we must know what we are accused,» said the lawyer.

Video of beating of a prisoner last week published «Novaya Gazeta». According to her, the incident occurred in June last year in penal colony No. 1 in Yaroslavl. The Federal penitentiary service later confirmed the time and place of events recorded in the video.

Criminal case about excess of powers of office, all members of the stage set, six of them detained. On Tuesday, the investigation of torture transmitted to the Central apparatus of the RF IC.

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