The Prosecutor’s office quashed the investigator’s decision about closing of criminal proceedings.
The investigator Novobakinskogo police Department GU of the national police in the Kharkiv region is suspected of concealing intentional homicide, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to the Correspondent.
“During the search conducted in the office of the investigator, the seized documents, which are evidence of a crime. The issue of remand and dismissal of police from office,” – said in the message.
According to the pre-trial investigation, on 8 November 2013 on the banks of the UDA river near the railway station of New Bavaria in Kharkov was the corpse of the man. According to the conclusion it is judicial-medical examination, the man’s death was clearly violent.
On the given fact initiated criminal proceedings. A police captain who was assigned the investigation, decided to cover up the murder and made false data about closing of criminal proceedings in eRDR, not sent a copy of the relevant resolution of the Prosecutor and left the criminal proceedings in his office.
“These actions of the investigator led to the failure to take appropriate measures to identify persons who commit murder, and re-committing a similar crime under aggravated circumstances under article about the murder (part 2 St. 115 criminal code of Ukraine)”, – noted in Prosecutor’s office.
As reported, the 27-year-old from Kharkov, and 30-year-old resident of the village of Pisochyn, Kharkiv district, was arrested on suspicion of the murder of 25-year-old woman. According to investigators, they slit her throat, and then to cover up the crime, hid the body in the collector pipe at the UDA river and set it on fire.
They later confessed to another murder – 46-year-old man, whose body was discovered in November 2013 in the river Udy. The fact of natural death has been made the information in eRDR under article about the murder (part 1 of article 115 of the criminal code) are marked. Later, the police closed the criminal proceedings in the absence of a criminal offence.
After confession from detainees of involvement in the murder of a local Prosecutor’s office quashed the investigator’s decision about closing of criminal proceedings and changed the legal qualification of natural death for premeditated murder on preliminary arrangement by group of persons with special cruelty.
In addition, the Kharkiv regional Prosecutor’s office has made the information in ERDR on the fact of official negligence of employees of the investigative Department of the Kharkiv Novobakinskogo OP (part 1 of article 367 of the criminal code of Ukraine).