Zhanna Sheplyakova - Justice for Journalists

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Zhanna Sheplyakova

Affiliated media: Ryazan.life, Editor-in-chief

Incident date: January 16, 2021

Attack type:

  • Murder

Who attacked: Non-authorities

Source: Znak.com

Location: Russia, Ryazan oblast, Ryazan

Additional information:

The body of a woman with multiple stab wounds was found in the apartment of a house on Gogol Street in Ryazan. Zhanna Sheplyakova's husband was detained in connection with the murder case. On October 11, 2021, the court sentenced the husband of the murdered journalist to seven years in a strict regime colony and compensation for non-pecuniary damage to the brother of the deceased.