Media reported about the capture of Pskov Communists hostage

Sergei Fedorov and Dmitry Mikhailov

Law enforcement authorities detained four members of the Pskov branch of the Communist party when they came to the territorial electoral Commission (TEC) of Pskov for Deputy mandates. On Thursday, September 14, informs “the Pskov province” with reference to the policy is Alexey Malov.

According to him, arrested Alexander Baev, Dmitry Mikhailov, Sergei Fedorov, Alexander Timofeyev, and the representative of the TEC with the right of Advisory vote Mikhail Mikhailov.

According to the detainee Dmitry Mikhailov, the police summoned the Chairman of LIC Vladimir Krotov. “Instead of us his [temporary certificate of the Deputy of the] issue, the Chairman of LIC of Pskov Vladimir Krotov went outside and called law enforcement accusing us to capture him as a hostage”, — quotes its “Pskov news line”. Communist suggested that this is done not to allow them to participate in the session of the city Duma of the fifth convocation, which will take place on September 15.

The management of the Affairs of the Pskov region does not comment on media reports about the seizure of hostages, reports FlashNord.

Following the elections on 10 September from the Communist party victory in single-mandate constituencies were won by candidates Alexander Baev, Dmitry Mikhailov and Elena Manica.