In the case of the terrorist attack in the subway of St. Petersburg detained another man
MOSCOW, 19 APR — RAPSI, Diana gutsul. The investigating authorities have detained on suspicion in committing a terrorist act in the subway of St. Petersburg Akram Asimov, brother of the detainee was informed, reported RAPSI in the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation on Wednesday.
The Agency added that he is also a citizen of Russia.
“Akram Azimov was detained in Moscow, when it was found grenade RGD-5. Currently, investigators are working with him, establishes his role in the crime, as well as other data relevant to the investigation. In the near future the consequence plans to address in court with the petition for his arrest,” — said in the UK.
At the moment the number of defendants in criminal proceedings 10.
In St. Petersburg the afternoon of April 3 in the train on the stretch between the metro station “Technological Institute” and “Sennaya Ploschad” the explosion occurred. As a result, 15 people died and more than 50 people were injured.
On suspicion of involvement in the attack was previously arrested eight people: three — in Moscow, six in St. Petersburg. All of them by the courts in custody.