Arrested the detainee with a weapon co-Chairman “Other Russia”
Moscow. April 13. INTERFAX.RU co — chair of the unregistered party “the Other Russia” Alexander Averin, a detainee in the Rostov region, crossing the Russian-Ukrainian border, according to the decision of the court will be detained, have informed “Interfax” the press service of the Matveevo-Kurgan district court on Friday.
“Averin remanded in custody for two months — until June 12. The decree has not yet entered into force. He and his lawyer can appeal the decision”, — said the Agency interlocutor.
Earlier it was reported that the co-chair of the unregistered party “the Other Russia” Averin was arrested on April 7 at the checkpoint Matveev Kurgan in the Rostov region, crossing the Russian-Ukrainian border, he found a Makarov pistol.
Averin was charged under article 222 (illegal storage, transportation or carrying of weapons) and article 226.1 of the criminal code (smuggling of firearms or main parts).