The court upheld the arrest of former police Matveeva in the case of rape

© RIA Novosti / Vadim Brideprice in fotobabble police officer Eduard Matveev, accused of raping a girl, the investigator, during the hearing of the petition of a consequence about arrest in the Kirovsky district court of Ufa. Archival photoThe court upheld the arrest of former police Matveeva in the case of rape© RIA Novosti / Vadim Bridalparty the image Bank

The Supreme court of Bashkortostan upheld the arrest of the former head of OMVD on the Ufa region Eduard Matveev in the case of rape of the girl, the investigator, reported RIA Novosti his lawyer Aslam Khalikov.

«The Supreme court of Bashkiria dismissed the appeal on arrest of Eduard Matveev», — he told RIA Novosti.

In Ufa the police at the end of October with a statement about the rape asked 23-year-old girl, working as an investigator. She said that on the night of 30 October, three of my colleagues in the Department for migration OMVD Russia’s Ufa region attacked her and had committed violent acts of a sexual nature.

After the incident, the Ministry of internal Affairs of the region fired the chiefs of police Department of Ufa and Karmaskalinsky areas, as well as the head of the Department for migration Affairs of the Bashkir police. Was prosecuted for gang rape. Kirovsky district court of Ufa of all suspects arrested for two months — until December 31. The defence appealed the district court’s ruling in a higher court.