Name of runaway man with Kalashnikov gun revealed
According to some reports, he is already in the capital.
The fugitive, who escaped from a military unit with a Kalashnikov assault rifle and two cartridge magazines, turned out to be 61-year-old VOKHR (paramilitary security services) officer Yury Petrov, TASS reports with reference to sources. Petrov left a strategic facility in the city of Murom, Vladimir region, without authorization.
The interlocutors of the agency also reported that, most likely, the man had already got from the Vladimir region to the capital.
As previously written by The CrimeRussia, the man escaped and, for unknown reasons, went to Moscow by his black VAZ-2109.
The media reported that Siren plan was introduced in the city, but the Moscow Ministry of Internal Affairs later denied this information. It was also said that the fugitive was last seen in Leninsky district of the Moscow region.