2012-06-20 18:21:00

Two other Pussy Riot band member Alyokhina to remain in custody one more month

Moscow, June 20, Interfax - The Tagansky Court has extended until July 24 the custody period for two Pussy Riot band members Maria Alyokhina and Yekaterina Samutsevich accused of unruly behavior in connection with an incident at the Christ the Savior Cathedral.

The court has thus granted an investigator's request, an Interfax correspondent said.

Earlier on Wednesday the court extended until July 24 the custody of Pussy Riot member Nadezhda Tolokonnikova.