The man who attacked the guard in the Moscow choral synagogue, according to preliminary data, is in the psychiatric records. About this TASS said a source in law enforcement bodies.
He explained that any extremist calls or threats of a man in the attack were expressed.
The attack on the Great synagogue in the Spaso-the Glinishchevsky pereulok in Moscow took place earlier in the evening. According to a source “Interfax” in law enforcement bodies, the man broke into the building, holding a can of flammable liquid and a traumatic pistol. Of the weapons he shot a guard.
The source of “RIA Novosti” in law enforcement bodies told that the man came into the synagogue with threatening to set her on fire. The official representative of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Irina Volk told that the attacker was detained and taken to POLICE for trial.
In a message posted on the official website of the interior Ministry, said that according to preliminary data, the man is 40 years old, he is a resident of suburban Queen. In fact the attack is checked. The motives of the assailant is not yet established.