The court extended the arrest of ex-the chief of USBU in Kiev and Kiev region Shchegoleva until June 19

Суд продлил арест экс-начальника УСБУ в Киеве и области Щеголева до 19 июня

The Shevchenkovsky district court of Kiev made the decision on prolongation of arrest against the former head of the security Service of Ukraine in Kiev and Kiev region Alexander Shchegolev until June 19. This was announced by the presidency of the Collegium of judges Elena Malechek, transfer “Ukrainian news”.

In this case, the court decided to return the indictment with annexes Shchegolev by the Prosecutor of the GPU.

The court also ordered the security Service of Ukraine to provide personal protection 3 lawyers Shchegoleva, who asked about it because of threats in his address.

Recall that the Shchegoleva arrest expired on 24 April.

Shchegolev put forward by the prosecution related to the events of 18-19 February 2014 in Kiev. He is charged with illegal obstruction of organization or holding of assemblies, rallies, meetings, demonstrations, abuse of power or office powers employee of law enforcement body, resulting in serious consequences, intentional serious bodily injury that resulted in the death of the victim, as well as a premeditated murder of two or more persons committed in a way dangerous to the lives of many individuals.