In Toropets, Tver region, unknown persons tried to set fire to the house of the head of local branch of party “the Apple” Vladimir Egorov. About it reports “OVD-info”, citing local party activists.
It is noted that the incident occurred on the night of 2 may. The attackers broke into the house Egorova window and threw it into the room of his five daughters a can of gasoline. The politician woke up from the noise. Unknown disappeared.
Activists of Yabloko suggested that the attack was related to investigations Egorova on illegal export of soil from sand pits. According to them, these materials expose the head of the local administration and the chief of the municipal Department of internal Affairs of Russia Zapadnodvinskoe.
Earlier on 4 may the President of Russia Vladimir Putin stated the inadmissibility of the justification of violence with political slogans. He said this during the opening of the monument to Grand Prince Sergey Alexandrovich.