Basmanny court arrested the defendant in the case about the explosion in the subway of St. Petersburg
Moscow. 7 APR. INTERFAX.RU — Basmanny court of Moscow sanctioned the arrest of sadika Ortikov, an alleged accomplice of the terrorist who has arranged explosion in the subway of Saint Petersburg, the correspondent of “Interfax”.
“The petition of the investigation to satisfy. Elect against Ortikova of a measure of restraint in form of detention”, — stated in the decree of the judge Elena Lena, released on Friday.
As it turned out at the meeting, Sodik Ortikov, born in 1978, is a citizen of Tajikistan, where prescribed, is married, has a child, works as a cook in the cafe “Forest” in the Forest village of Odintsovo district of Moscow region.
At the meeting the investigator said that in the case of the explosion in the subway of St. Petersburg in the investigation there was information about the possible involvement Ortikova to the crime.
After law enforcement officers came with a search warrant at the suspect’s house, they found a Makarov pistol, two trotyl draughts and grenade f-1.
In the opinion of the investigator, no other except for the arrest, the restraint will not ensure the smooth proceedings, the suspect, realizing the gravity of the incriminated crime may try to escape.
In turn, Ortikov has stated that he has seized nothing, and the items belong to his friend who lived with him, and now went home. According to the suspect, he did not serve in the army. Despite the provision of an interpreter, Ortikov tried to Express their position on the matter, but the key moments for him, explained the defender.
The Prosecutor supported the position of the investigator, arguing the requested measure to be justified, given all the material.