Hundreds of people came to Khabarovsk Cathedral to say goodbye to the dead world champion

Khabarovsk. August 24. INTERFAX – parting with the deceased in a street fight with world and European champion in powerlifting Andrey Bastard takes place in the Spaso-Preobrazhensky Cathedral in Khabarovsk, has informed “Interfax” in the temple.

“The funeral held in the lower Church of the Cathedral is over, people start to say goodbye. Conduct of Andrew came about 250-300 people,” – said the employee of the temple.

He added that the deceased will be buried at Central city cemetery.

As reported, A. Drachev was killed in a fight with one of the city’s cafes in Khabarovsk on the morning of 20 August. The athlete died from a traumatic brain injury.

Murder suspect – a native of Amursk, absconded immediately after the incident. In fact the incident initiated a criminal case under article “murder”. The suspect declared in Federal search. For information about his whereabouts, the police are ready to pay 500 thousand rubles.

The investigation took on control office of the Plenipotentiary of RF President in the far Eastern Federal district.