Mixed martial arts fighter Alexander Emelianenko, who was convicted for violent sexual assault, was released from the IK-9 in Voronezh region, Interfax reports.
Mixed martial arts fighter Alexander Emelianenko. Dossier
Emelianenko’s lawyer told that he is soon going to come home in Moscow and feels great.
Earlier the Voronezh regional court upheld the decision of the Borisoglebsk district court, resolved to replace half of the remaining Emelianenko term of imprisonment to correctional work.
In may last year a court in Moscow found Alexander Emelianenko guilty of committing a violent sexual assault against a maid and stealing her passport and sentenced him to 4.5 years in prison and a fine of 50 thousand rubles.