The TFR began checking on the fact of discovery of the body in a pond in Gorky Park

The investigative Committee began checking dosledstvennaja the discovery of the body men in the Golitsyn pond in the Central Park of culture and rest named after Maxim Gorky, according to the Department of the TFR in Moscow.

According to authorities, day 2 August 2016, five men in a state of alcoholic intoxication swam in the pond. Soon the body of one of them men born in 1988 was discovered by Park visitors, who called an ambulance. Arrived on the scene, the doctors pronounced him dead men. “The probable cause of death was drowning,” said in a statement on the website of the office.

Currently, investigators establish the circumstances of the incident, carrying out is appointed is judicial-medical examination.

Earlier it was reported that the drowned man was one of the former commandos, which is traditionally celebrated Navy Day in Gorky Park. Thus, the TASS source in medical circles also noted that the doctors recorded the death of the man.

Later, however, the TV channel “Rain” referring to the ambulance doctor said that the drowned man was not a paratrooper. In turn, the source of “Interfax” in law enforcement also stressed that the victim had no relation to the Russian airborne forces and was a citizen of Belarus.