Fire occurred in colony where vor Gia Sverdlovsky served time
According to some information, a blacksmith’s shop caught fire in the colony.
Yamal witnessed a fire on the territory of a colony in Kharp, where thief in law Georgy Akoyev, better known as Gia Sverdlovsky, served time. Photos of the burning colony were spread in social networks. According to some sources, a blacksmith’s shop caught fire.
The press services of the regional departments of the Ministry of Emergency Situations and the Federal Penitentiary Service for some reason refused to comment on the incident.
Earlier, Gia Sverdlovsky, a thief in law that currently resides in Yekaterinburg, was serving his sentence in this colony. You can learn more about his post-prison life here.
The Prosecutor General's Office had earlier accused the Moscow region’s ex-official of exceeding official authority, taking a bribe on an especially large scale, and forgery, and demanded to seize assets worth of 9 billion rubles ($135 million) from him.