President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko welcomes the decision of the court to overturn the sentence of the border guard Serhii Kolmohorov.
Ukraine’s High Specialized Court for Civil and Criminal Cases has heard the cassation appeal in the case against member of the State Border Guard Service Serhii Kolmohorov and made a decision to annul his conviction.
The expert concluded that the machine gun employed against intruding car at the checkpoint near Mariupol did not belong to Serhii Kolmohorov.
Superior Specialized Civil and Criminal Court of Ukraine is to hear appeal in cassation into the case against member of the State Border Guard Service Serhii Kolmohorov. The soldier was charged with inflicting fatal injuries to a female passenger of a car fired at by a border guard detachment as its driver tried to cross checkpoint near Mariupol without permit on Sept. 9, 2014.