KIEV. July 26. UNN. Arrested the seventh suspect in the case of torture in the Yaroslavl colony No. 1. On Thursday, the Zavolzhsky district court of Yaroslavl will elect him a measure of restraint. About TASS reported the press Secretary of the Yaroslavl regional court Natalia Sarbanov, reports UNN.

“The court received the petition of a consequence for election of a measure of restraint for the detainee (Dmitry) Soloviev, Junior inspector IR No. 1,” said Carbonova.

On Wednesday, the court of Yaroslavl have arrested five employees of a colony №1 where in 2017, was beaten prisoner Evgeny Makarov. Another employee of the colony extended the period of detention for 72 hours.

Material about torture in the Yaroslavl colonies appeared on July 20. The text was accompanied by a ten-minute video, which was provided by the lawyers of Fund “the Public verdict”. The footage shows how people in the form of prison staff beat and insult the man. According to lawyers, is a prisoner Evgeny Makarov.

Regional investigatory management SK the Russian Federation according to media reports about the incident filed a criminal case about excess of powers of office. The investigation established the identity of all the prison staff who took part in the beating. July 23, the investigating authorities detained six people in the case. Last Tuesday, the case of torture in prison was transferred to the Central office of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation.

Makarov was convicted in 2012 under article 111 of the criminal code of Russian Federation (“Deliberate causing of heavy harm to health”). Now he is in the Yaroslavl colony No. 8, released in October of this year.

Recall that for torture in the Yaroslavl colony №1 in the Russian Federation have detained six people.