The explosion in a residential building in the Mines is not found explosives

The explosion in a residential building in the Mines is not found explosives

Moscow. 16 Jan. INTERFAX.RU — Investigators found no explosives on the site of the collapse of apartments in the house in the Mines, the rubble is completed, said the official representative of the Investigative Committee (IC) Svetlana Petrenko.


“Employees of the Main Department of criminalistics (Forensic center) of the Russian IC in the course of inspection of the scene with the use of detector of traces of explosives are detected. According to the obtained washings assigned to chemical examination,” he said on Wednesday “Interfax”.

She noted that currently the rubble is completed, the whereabouts of all residents of the affected apartments. “Five people died, a woman born in 1987 young daughter was hospitalized. Currently, the bodies of the relatives of the victims,” — said Petrenko.

“The investigation established that on January 14, slam the gas there was a partial destruction of the five apartments on the eighth and ninth floors of one of the entrances of an apartment building in the city of Mines”, — said the representative of the UK.

She noted that during the inspection it is established that the epicenter is located in an apartment 72, which is home to one woman in 1952.

During survey of apartment of the withdrawn gas equipment — gas-stove. Gas inlet valve into the apartment at the time of inspection was in the “open”position.Svetlana Petromaterials UK representative

According to her, from the testimony of witnesses, it follows that before the incident in the stairwell the smell of household gas. “Interrogations of employees of the gas companies serving the building. In organizations during the searches, seized documents about the maintenance and repair of gas equipment. This documentation looks,” said Petrenko.

She added that the landfill is inspected extracted from destroyed houses building structures and parts in-house equipment.

On 14 January, the explosion of domestic gas occurred in the nine-floor house in the town of Shakhty. At the time of the explosion in the apartments of the second entrance were 55 people, five of them died.

A criminal case on the fact of causing of death on imprudence (article 109 criminal code).