Prisoners of the Kherson pre-trial detention center said that the administration provoked a riot
Detention center inmates Kherson They said that the security officers of the pre-trial detention center opened the cells and left the place of service, the riots began after the opening of the cells with women. They reported provoking a riot RIA News.
The prisoners said that the administration demanded support for the riot. “We have never done this and were not going to risk our lives, because we understood what it could turn out to be,” said prisoner Vakhtang, adding that they had never done this before and were not going to risk their lives, because they understood what it could turn around.
According to Vakhtang’s cellmate, the SIZO staff who provided security opened the cells, including those where women were, and left the place of service. “We turned to the boss through the bars, he said that now you yourself will see everything. But after that, we closed the cameras, but they opened them again, ”said the agency’s interlocutor. He added that one of the prisoners began to attempt to climb over the fence, after which a shot was fired.
Formerly Acting Head of the Detention Facility Igor Guryakov uncovered details of the riot in the Kherson pre-trial detention center, blaming Security Service of Ukraine (SBU). He noted that he tried to prevent the situation with all possible forces.
On May 11, prisoners of the Kherson pre-trial detention center raised riot and tried to flee to the city. The pre-trial detention center in which the incident with the prisoners took place is located in the center of the city, it holds more than 280 prisoners, including those convicted of serious crimes.