A court in Perm has started consideration of the appeal in the case of beating of DJ Smash

© RIA НовостиDJ Smash (Andrei Shirman) in Leninsk district court of PermA court in Perm has started consideration of the appeal in the case of beating of DJ Smash© RIA Novosti

The Perm regional court on Wednesday has started consideration of the appeal on the district court’s decision to give two years of a colony eks-the Deputy of legislative Assembly of the Perm edge Alexander Telepnev and his friend Sergey Vankevich for beating DJ Smash, the correspondent of RIA Novosti.

In late July, Telepnev and Vankevich were convicted of beating DJ Smash (Andrei Shirman) in the Perm night club «House of Culture». The conflict occurred after the rejection DJ Smash to retake the photo with Vankoviches. Waving from Vankevich, musician along with him fell to the floor, Telepnev struck Shirman two punch from which the DJ dropped again. During the fight, the musician suffered a broken jaw, closed cherepno-a brain trauma and concussion. At the restoration it took him three weeks.

For intentional infliction of injury of average gravity, committed by group of persons from hooligan promptings, the Lenin district court of Perm has sentenced the defendants to two years of imprisonment in a colony-settlement. Later convicted appealed.

In the Perm regional court convicted representatives intend to challenge the qualification of the criminal case. According to the lawyers, the fight with DJ Smash was not an act of hooliganism — Telepnev supposedly protected friend, and Vankevich he was injured during the scuffle.

DJ Smash said on his page on the social network Instagram that the appeal «will aggravate» the sentence Telepneva and Vankevich.