An inmate of Penitentiary no. 9 from Chisinau was sentenced to 14 years in prison for blackmail actions against his cellmate.
According to the prosecutors, the suspect has repeatedly telephoned the cellmate prisoner's wife and threatened her with the use of physical violence, ill-treatment, and the making of a criminal record on her husband's name, who would have damaged her phone.
In order not to take action for threat, the detainee asked his cellmate's wife to hand over 350 euros. Subsequently, at the suspect's phone call, the money in the amount of 7,000 lei was transferred under the control by the wife of his cellmate.
Also, according to the decision of the Chisinau Court, Buiucani headquarters, the detainee will pay a fine of 36 thousand lei, but will also be deprived of the right to manage the assets of other persons for a period of 5 years.
The sentence may be appealed at Chisinau Court of Appeal.