Chief of pretrial detention in Zhodzina gets 4 years in jail
The former head of the pretrial detention facility in Zhodzina has been sentenced to 4 years in colony. He will also be banned from taking up certain posts within three years.
The verdict was handed down by the Borisov District Court. The police official was punished for neglegence on duty. He was guarding Sergei Bahdashou who broke away from a court room in Zhodzina on May 29 and remains at large.
Sergei Bahdashou was charged with theft on 30 episodes, He was facing 10 years in prison. While in a court room, he attacked the guard, wounded him with a sharp object, took the gun and ran away.