On September 22, the Oktyabr District Court of Poltava issued a decision to impose a preventive measure on a person suspected of committing hooliganism in a beauty salon – a personal commitment.
This was reported by Poltava Regional Prosecutor’s Office.
“The said decision was issued by the court contrary to the position of the Poltava district prosecutor’s office, which insisted on choosing a preventive measure for the person in the form of detention without the right to post bail; despite the fact that a person is suspected of committing a crime during the period of the preventive measure chosen for him in another criminal proceeding under Art. 296 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine, the trial of which is ongoing in the Leninsky District Court of Poltava; the suspect is repeatedly convicted of various crimes, including illegal possession of a vehicle, fraud, robbery, etc. Disagreeing with the decision of the Oktyabr District Court of Poltava, the prosecutor’s office will appeal it to the Poltava Court of Appeal and will continue to take a principled position during the procedural management of the pre-trial investigation of the criminal proceedings,” the prosecutor’s office emphasized.
According to the investigation, on July 29 of this year, while in a beauty salon, disregarding the norms of morality and generally accepted rules of behavior in society, a 38-year-old man from Poltava committed hooliganism against a hairdresser, causing moderate physical injuries to the victim, and her mother, as a result of which the woman received slaughter
The figure was charged with gross violation of public order on the grounds of clear disrespect for society, which was accompanied by special audacity and exceptional cynicism associated with resistance to citizens who stopped hooliganism (Part 3 of Article 296 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine). The sanction of the article provides for punishment in the form of imprisonment for a term of two to five years.
Under the procedural guidance of the Poltava District Prosecutor’s Office, investigative actions in criminal proceedings are carried out by Police Department No. 1 of the Poltava District Police Department of the Main Department of the National Police in the Poltava Region.