Law enforcement officials of the breakaway Republic of Abkhazia are searching for three dangerous criminals who escaped from the detention center. One of the escapees was convicted of the murder of the Russian businessman.
In search announced Guram Inapshba, Revaz, Ugrekhelidze and Batuka Lataria, according to the official website of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Abkhazia. There are also published photographs and fliers of the missing prisoners.
According to preliminary data, the escape happened at 2:36 1 Oct. Through the unlocked outer door, three inmates entered the administrative building of the detention center, then climbed to the second floor where broke the window grille one of the rooms and went down into the outer courtyard. Taking advantage of the guards “for an unknown reason, did not control the entrance checkpoint, the attackers went beyond the territory of the detention center and disappeared.
The message about the escape had admitted to law enforcement only at 9:50 on October 1.
The Minister of internal Affairs Aslan Kobakhia discharged of a post of the head of the detention center of the Ministry of internal Affairs Gennady Chetia. Duties of the chief of prison shall be temporarily performed by the Deputy interior Minister Vyacheslav dzhugeliya.
Prosecutors Gulripsha district conducted preliminary examination. It is assumed that the run was preceded by a conspiracy of prisoners from the “private prison employees”.
In fact the escape of the investigative group of OVD po Gulripsha the district opened a criminal case under part 2 of article 315 of the criminal code of Abkhazia.
The interior Ministry of Abkhazia said that all three escapees are dangerous criminals. So, 39-year-old Guram Ademovic Inapshba was convicted in February of 2016 to 15 years in prison for the murder of a Russian citizen, a businessman from North Ossetia Muhammad Tamaeva. Entrepreneur in 2013, arrived in Abkhazia on a two gazelles “to buy for sale tangerines. However, his car was an armed attack by a gang leader which was Inapshba. The bandits fired at the car killed Tamaeva and took his 172 thousand roubles, writes “Komsomolskaya Pravda”.
Guram was found guilty under part 1 of article 217, paragraph “b” of part 4 of article 159 and n. “W, h” of part 2 of article 99 of the criminal code of Abkhazia (“Murder committed by a group of persons on preliminary arrangement from mercenary promptings, interfaced to robbery with a firearm”).
The second fugitive, 41-year-old Revaz Dudakovic, Ugrekhelidze is a citizen of Georgia, who illegally crossed the state border of the country, and on 2 February 2016 stabbed a resident of the city of Gagra. Ugrekhelidze, was charged with part 1 of article 314, part 3 of article 29, part 1 of article 99 of the criminal code of Abkhazia (“Attempted murder, as well as misappropriation and embezzlement of another’s property”). The Gagra, the court sentenced him to 11 years in prison.
The third fugitive, 28-year-old Bachuki Tarielovich Lataria previously been convicted under part 2 of article 119 of the criminal code of Abkhazia (“the Kidnapping made by a group of persons upon a preliminary collusion, with the use of weapons from mercenary motives”). Gulripshsky later in court he was read one more sentence under part 1 of article 217, part 1 of article 315 of the criminal code of Abkhazia (“Illegal acquisition, possession and carrying of firearms and the escape from places of imprisonment”). Lataria was sentenced to four years in prison.