TFR opened a criminal case under article “act of terrorism” after an explosion in the subway of St. Petersburg
Moscow. April 3. INTERFAX.RU — a Criminal case on the fact of explosion in the subway of Saint-Petersburg was opened under article “Terrorism”, however, the investigation is considering other versions of the incident, reported “Interfax” the official representative of the investigative Committee of the Russian Federation Svetlana Petrenko.
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“Despite the fact that the criminal case initiated under article 205 of the criminal code (terrorist act), the consequence intends to check out all the other possible versions of this incident,” — said Petrenko.
On April 3 around 14:40 on the stretch between the stations “Sennaya square” and “Institute of Technology” in the subway explosion.
According to the health Ministry, 10 people were killed and nearly 40 were hospitalized. According to the head of Department Veronika Skvortsova, six of the injured are in serious condition.
In addition, an unexploded explosive device was found at the station “Ploschad Vosstaniya”. It was defused by experts.
As said the source “Interfax” in law enforcement bodies, the explosive device was disguised as a fire extinguisher.
The explosion in the subway in Saint Petersburg
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The power of the explosions were small — 200 and 300 g in a trotyl equivalent, the Source TASS pic.twitter.com/mkto0SeJrD
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