The explosion in the St. Petersburg metro on Monday, according to preliminary data, carried out by a suicide bomber. SW identity is established, reported “Interfax” a source in law enforcement bodies.
“According to one version, the explosive device in the metro of St. Petersburg was detonated by the suicide bomber. According to preliminary data it 23-the summer native of Central Asia”,- said the Agency interlocutor. According to him, the man in dark clothes, who was captured on surveillance cameras and was previously considered to be involved in the bombings, appeared in the police and declared his innocence.
According to the source, the alleged suicide bomber who carried out the explosion in the subway of St. Petersburg, was associated with the banned in Russia and radical Islamic groups. Presumably, the terrorist carried the bomb in the subway of St. Petersburg in the backpack. “Discovered on the site of the remains speak in favor of the version that the explosion produced a suicide bomber, but the final conclusions can be made after the DNA examination,” said the source.
It is also reported that the suspect of preparation of explosions in the subway of St. Petersburg declared wanted by two people. This was reported “Interfax” a source in law enforcement bodies.
“On suspicion in preparation of explosions in search announced two people: one of them – who laid subsequently triggered an explosive device in a subway car, and the second left a bomb at the station “Ploschad Vosstaniya” – said the source.
As reported today in the subway in Saint Petersburg on the stretch between metro stations “Sennaya square” and “Institute of Technology” explosion. According to the latest data, 11 people were killed and dozens were injured.