The son of senior Vice President of the LUKOIL oil company Ruslan Shamsuarov apologized for the incident with the Mercedes Gelandewagen, which he and his friends tried to disappear from employees of traffic police. About this he wrote on his page in Facebook.
“We were returning from a club on my car. I allowed myself a little drink and did not get behind the wheel. On Leninsky Prospekt, the employee of traffic police tried to stop our car. But we have not fulfilled the requirement. Next thing you know from TV and the Internet,” — said Shamsuarov.
“I hate that I became a member of such a history. The only explanation for our behavior — good mood after a visit to the club, that does not justify us. We behaved unworthily. So I want to publicly offer my sincere apologies for yourself and your friends with the traffic police, all participants of road traffic, Moscow and of course my family”, — stated in the message.
May 24, in the Internet appeared the video, which shows how a group of young people trying to escape from the traffic police on the Mercedes Gelandewagen. In this case the driver violates the rules of the road, leaving the opposite lane, a sidewalk, set in the wrong place and does not stop at the request of the police. All in the pursuit of machine involved six cars of traffic police.
Later, the channel REN TV reported that a racing car belongs to the son of the senior Vice-President of the LUKOIL oil company Ruslan Shamsuarov. In an interview with channel he explained that some time really was in a Mercedes Gelandewagen, however, when his friends decided to flee traffic police, his car was gone. According to him, behind the wheel was his friend, which after the arrest I asked him to bring the documents for the car.