The trial on 2 may in Odessa was moved on 28 April, the arrest of the defendant was extended

Суд по делу 2 мая в Одессе перенесли на 28 апреля, арест подсудимым продлили

Malinovsky district court of Odessa has transferred session on the case about the events on Grecheskaya square on may 2, 2014 in Odessa on April 28. The corresponding decision was announced by the panel of judges, “Interfax-Ukraine”.

As the newspaper notes, the Prosecutor Konstantin Shcherbina, who represented the prosecution, filed the petition stating that he needs time to familiarize with the case materials and asked to postpone the meeting.

The court satisfied the petition of Prosecutor’s office, and announced his intention once again to appeal to the Prosecutor General of Ukraine because of the repeated use of the situation to the unwillingness of state prosecutors to process that delays the proceedings.

Also the court extended the five defendants who remain in custody, the period of remand in prison until may 10.

Earlier it was reported that the Odessa court extended the arrest of a Russian suspect in the case on may 2, he went on hunger strike.

Earlier it was reported that the court sent the case against the former head of research Affairs in Odessa region regarding the inactivity on may 2, 2014.

We will remind, on may 2 in Odessa during the riots 48 people died and over 200 were injured. The majority of victims died in the House of trade unions. The investigation revealed that the riots in Odessa were organized and deliberately planned. In some days militiamen detained the main suspects in extremist organizations, as well as several police officers. In addition, the former Deputy chief of GU Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine in Odessa region Dmitry Fuchedzhi was declared wanted. He crossed the border of Ukraine and disappeared from the investigation.