Station Chernyshevskaya in Saint-Petersburg metro was closed due to suspicious object

Station “Chernyshevskaya” metro of Saint-Petersburg was closed because of suspicious object. On Monday, April 3, RIA Novosti reported with reference to the press service of the subway.

“At the metro station “Chernishevskaya” unattended object on the platform. 23:22 the station is closed”, — is told in the message. What is the subject, not reported.

At 23:50 MSK became known that the station resumed work.

On April 3 around 14:30 in St. Petersburg metro in the train on the stretch between the stations “Sennaya Ploschad” and “Tekhnologichesky Institut-2”, an explosion occurred. 11 people were killed and over 40 injured. On the given fact criminal case under article “Terrorist act”. Consider other versions.

According to the preliminary version, the attack could commit a suicide bomber, 23-year-old native of Central Asia, associated with the banned in Russia and radical Islamic groups.

In addition, at the station “Ploschad Vosstaniya” was found and defused a makeshift bomb production capacity of about one kilogram of TNT.