the Russian pilot Konstantin Yaroshenko, serving a 20-year sentence in an American prison, in recent months, are systematically subjected to abuse. This was told TASS his wife Victoria.
“Konstantin called and said that for three months tolerate bullying on the part of the new guard, then there is not even a security guard, and administrator,” she said.
the Woman explained that the employee is constantly conducting body searches Yaroshenko without explanation, “from the crowd, pulls, puts to the wall, starting to frisk.” According to her, the pilot fears that he can plant the drugs and then increase the sentence to life.
the pilot’s Lawyer Alexei Tarasov also fears that his client might attribute the crimes he did not commit. The reason for such action he calls the aggravation of Russian-American relations. “Too early to tell, because some specific claims to Constantine was not told that he broke something,” he said.
the Russian Embassy in the United States has already sent to the prison administration is required to ensure its rights.
In 2011, Yaroshenko was sentenced by a U.S. court to 20 years in prison for participating in a conspiracy to smuggle drugs. Worked under cover agents of the Federal administration in the United States to combat drug trafficking allegedly caught the Russians in a criminal intent on the transportation of large quantities of cocaine. In the U.S. it was brought from Liberia, where he was arrested on may 28, 2010.