TFR opened a case about the seizure of hostages in a Bank in the East of Moscow

After the seizure of hostages in the branch Bank in the East of Moscow criminal case is brought. This is stated in the message on the website of the Moscow Department of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation.

The case opened under paragraph”g”, part 2 of article 206 of the criminal code (hostage-taking with the use of weapons or objects used as weapons). At the moment, set the identity of the invader, according to the Department.

The incident occurred on the evening of may 18. A man took six hostages in the Department of credit Bank of Moscow on may day street. As reported in the Metropolitan Directorate of the interior Ministry, the man was threatening with the subject similar to the gun. According to investigators, the invader also had a subject similar to an explosive device.

“In connection with the real threat to the life and health of hostages during the RAID on their release, operational staff of the Moi of Russia in Moscow, a suspect in the Commission of the specified crime has been eliminated”, — is spoken in the message of SK.

The man was shot by the officer who entered the building disguised as a hostage negotiator.

As told RBC a source in the police, the subject, which was passed over an improvised explosive device, turned out to be a hoax.