Dukhanina, 18, suspected of assaulting riot police, put under house arrest
Photo: Kirill Lebedev
Basmanny court of Moscow has put 18-year old Alexandra Dukhanina under house arrest until trial, Gazeta.ru reports from the courtroom. Dukhanina was detained as a suspect in the mass disorders at Bolotnaya square on May 6.
Dukhanina is suspected of crimes described in article 212, part 3
The Court has forbid the girl from leaving her flat and also from using any means of communication or talking to the media.
Dukhanina left the courtroom handcuffed and under guard.
Her lawyer, Dmitry Yefremov, told Interfax news agency there were violations during the investigation. "When the victims identified Dukhanina, the investigation invited fair-haired girls as extras while the suspect is a dark-haired girl," he said.
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