Security guard of burnt mall in Kemerovo arrested
Antyshin said that the alarm system was out of service and he had repeatedly reported to his management about it.
The court of Kemerovo arrested Sergey Antyushin, an employee of a private security company providing services to the mall , for two months. According to the investigation, he did not switch on the fire alarm system of the shopping and entertainment center Winter Cherry, which was on manual control. The court decided to "elect a preventive measure of restraint in the form of an arrest for a period of 1 month and 29 days, until May 25, 2018", Tass quotes judge Irina Masalitina.
Antyshin said that the alarm system was out of service and he had repeatedly reported to his management about it. To remind, Nadezhda Suddenok, the General Director of the mall, was also arrested. As a result of the major fire in the shopping center in Kemerovo, 64 people died. The investigation received reports on 67 dead. Previously, relatives of the victims claimed the total number of the missing persons reached 85.
Six months ago, no one could predict the state of the MIA General Administration for St. Petersburg and the Leningrad Region by the time of the forthcoming elections. After the appointment of Moscow general Roman Plugin in charge of it, the St. Petersburg police has undergone significant changes. Major general of justice Oleg Antropov, Head of the Main Investigations Directorate, is ‘the last man standing’ from the old command of the MIA General Administration. Most probably, he is going to become the next victim of ‘janitor’ Plugin.