Ulyanovsk. 12 Oct. INTERFAX – law enforcement officers managed to free the woman taken hostage psihbolnym in one of the temples of Ulyanovsk, informs on Thursday a press-service of the Department of Regardie in the Ulyanovsk region.
On the eve of about 19:00, it was reported that the Church of the visitation in the street Repin unknown holds one of the workers, demanding a personal meeting with the head of the field.
On the scene were sent to law enforcement authorities, including soldiers of SOBR and OMON, and also the group of detention of private security.
While a criminal was negotiated by head of Regardie Alexander Kondratyev and his Deputy Marat Gafurov entered in the annexe of the temple.
“Seeing Alexander Kondratyev, the man asked him to come and talk. In the hands of the attacker was a cell phone with wires leading to an improvised explosive device. In case of non-arrival of the Governor of the Ulyanovsk region to the place threatened to blow himself and a hostage,” – said in the message.
During the negotiations the heads of the Department of Regardie were able to disarm and detain the offender.
“The detainee was a citizen of 1992 year of birth, previously brought to criminal liability, consisting on the account in the mental hospital”, – said the press service.
The specialists of engineering-technical group OMON found in his bag a fake explosive device.
The detainee was handed over to the police, a criminal case under part 1 of article 206 of the criminal code (hostage-taking).