Sabato, 20 Ottobre 2018

Italian judges uphold police sentences in Aldrovandi case


Bologna, January 29 - Judges on Tuesday upheld jail
sentences for three police officers accused of killing an
18-year-old man during a routine check in Ferrara in 2005.
The three officers, Paolo Forlani, Monica Segatto and Luca
Pollastri, were sentenced to three years and six months for
killing Federico Aldrovandi during the night of September 25,
A fourth officer, Enzo Pontani will face sentencing on
February 26.
The case stirred controversy, with the victim's family
contesting some of the claims made by police, who said the
victim attacked them violently during a routine check.
According to the reports filed by the officers at the
scene, Aldrovandi - who medical reports later confirmed had
taken a cocktail of drugs - attacked the first two officers who
stopped him while he was walking home from a club.
Adlrovandi was described as being in an "evident state of
When the other two officers arrived, Aldrovandi reportedly
attacked them as well.
During the ensuing fight, Aldrovandi was beaten into
unconsciousness, and first-aid attempts to save his life failed.

(photo: Aldrovandi's mother stands in front of a poster of her

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