Shtepa went home in Slavyansk

Штепа вернулась домой в Славянск

Nelya Shtepa

She refused further treatment in hospital of Kharkov.

The ex-mayor of Slavyansk Nelia Shtepa was discharged from hospital for continuation of treatment at home in this city. About this in comments to Interfax-Ukraine said its lawyer Dmitry Marchenko.

According to Marchenko, at the moment. already is at home in Slavyansk, where the course of treatment.

“Nelia I. already at home. Now she receives treatment (IV drips, injections – all that is prescribed in Kharkiv the doctor) at home, at the place of residence”, – he said.

As noted by the lawyer Shtepa, the former mayor of Slovyansk refused further treatment in the Kharkiv hospital, arguing that it may regarded as a violation of stay under house arrest.

“We tried to explain to her that in this case a violation of not talking, but she is very afraid that the court may again be arrested,” – said Marchenko and added that the next hearing in the case Shtepa scheduled for 6 November.

As reported Корреспондент.net, Nelia Shtepa was arrested on July 13, 2014. She is suspected of infringement of territorial integrity of Ukraine and aiding the separatists.

Earlier in September 2017 Shtepa court released under house arrest wearing an electronic bracelet.