Decapitated the statue of Lenin of the Ural sent on mandatory work

Court of the city of Pervouralsk, Sverdlovsk region has sentenced a local resident to 300 hours of compulsory work for the decapitation of the monument to Vladimir Lenin. About the Agency “Uralinformbjuro” on Tuesday, August 15.

Convicted for vandalism (article 214 of the criminal code) the man also imposed a fine in the amount of 300 thousand rubles. What kind of work he will do, is not reported.

According to the Agency, the local plant of the “Dinas” has already repaired damaged the monument.

The incident occurred on the evening of 15 July. Running an industrial climber and a man climbed the statue of Lenin in front of the culture House in the village of Dinas, and broke off from her head. Vandal was drunk, he was detained in hot pursuit.

The representative of the regional Department of internal Affairs Valery Gorelykh said that, according to the investigation, damaging a monument to the man for a long time uses drugs.

May 19, the monument to Lenin in the Amur region has damaged teenagers from the village of Ushumun. They used items resembling baseball bats. The students explained his actions by disagreement with the policy of Lenin and declared readiness to restore the sculpture. Informed the young men of hooligan actions has not been noticed, and one of them took the second place in the Olympiad in history.