Among the detained participants of mass slaughter at the cemetery khovanskoye is a policeman, reported by TASS in the Moscow state Ministry of interior of Russia. Earlier it was reported that the brawl with shooting, which killed several people, began with the arrival in the cemetery of the immigrants from the North Caucasus, which was intended to collect tribute from migrant workers from the CIS countries.
Detained the militiaman – the employee patrulno-sentry duty of police of OMVD on area Hamovniki, he is suspected “of involvement in hooliganism.” According to the press service, police Sergeant dismissed
internal Affairs and will suffer the statutory punishment, and a number of his
managers will be subject to strict disciplinary responsibility, reports “Interfax”.
Among those detained was also the former Director of the Khovansky cemetery
Yuri Chabuel. He is considered the initiator of the conflict, which grew into a
a fight involving several hundred people, reports close to the investigation the source of “Interfax”. Informed mass-media named the organizer of the fights of another person – the native of Chechnya of Lechia iakh’iaev, registered in the Astrakhan region.
The conflict on Khovansky a cemetery took place on the afternoon of may 14: an armed group of people from the Caucasus arrived at the cemetery on 15 cars, but was met by superior forces of the “owners” of the territory with a tool in hand – shovels, crowbars and cuttings. In total, the conflict has involved about 400 people was traumatic and firearms, sticks, pieces of rebar and shovels.
The collision killed three people, more than 30 were injured, including heavy. Note that earlier media, citing witnesses, wrote about the 12 killed in the conflict. The source of Interfax said that among those killed was a policeman.
According to preliminary data, about half of more than a hundred detained immigrants from Central Asia will soon be deported for violations of immigration laws, says “Kommersant”. In turn, the Ministry of internal Affairs of Russia is going to test all of the capital cemetery.
“Moskovsky Komsomolets”, whose article was quoted by the portal “Headlines”, said that since the beginning of the year Khovanskoye cemetery were already in the criminal summaries. So, in February of 2016, employees Uebipk GU MVD of Russia in Moscow detained on suspicion of fraud head of North Khovansky cemetery Michael Chivileva and ritual agent Ruslan Semenin who conducted illegal trade in family graves. Both recently condemned. The publication concludes that the cemetery Khovanskoye left without a leader, so for this post, and fight some groups.
Moscow mayor Sergei Sobyanin said that the city authorities will assist the investigation in the investigation of the causes of drama in the churchyard. “Regrettable incident at the cemetery khovanskoye. I am confident that the perpetrators will not go unpunished. Will render all necessary assistance to law enforcement agencies”, – he said.
Khovanskoye cemetery on the website of GBU “Ritual” called the largest Europe – its area exceeds 197 hectares, number of burials – more than one million.