Law enforcement authorities conducting the investigation into the attempted arson of the house of the Governor of the Volgograd region Andrey Bocharov. The head of region has expressed hope that the investigation will be able to establish not only executors, but also organizers of crimes. In fact the incident a criminal case, reports local news Agency “Gorodskie Vesti”.
“It is important to investigate objectively passed. Don’t want to jump the gun and think this is not necessary. I believe that those structures which are engaged in the operational-search and investigation activities, it is mandatory to inform about the incident that occurred yesterday,” said the Governor (quoted by “Interfax”).
Bocharov called not to interfere in the investigation. “We need completely transparent, objective investigation, which will identify all participants in crimes,” he said.
“Of course, this incident is very heavy and difficult for me and my family. We hope that an objective investigation will identify all parties to the crime and will eventually be established not only executors, but also organizers of crimes”, – said the head of the region.
Bocharov said that the house in which territory there was an arson attack, is rented by his family. According to him, the arson attempt occurred in the night from Tuesday to Wednesday. Unknown doused the wooden structure in the yard of a flammable liquid and set him on fire. “The house I rented with their own funds from a private person,” said Bocharov.
The Governor assured that the incident does not have any impact on his professional activities or the work of the regional administration. “I am alive. We work in a planned manner. Change in the operation of the Governor no,” – said Bocharov.
On the eve of the source in law enforcement agencies told reporters TASS, in the night of Wednesday unidentified persons threw over the fence of the house of the Governor of a Molotov cocktail or some burning subject. Thus, according to the interlocutor of Agency, harm to people or the building caused was not.
In GU MVD in the Volgograd region and the regional investigatory management SK the Russian Federation does not comment on this fact. In the regional Department of emergency situations of the journalists said that no calls are in fact fires, or fires from the city poselok Latoshinka the house of the Governor, was not.
47-year-old Bocharov was appointed acting Governor of the Volgograd region in April 2014. According to the results of the single voting day in elections of the head region in September of the same year, he scored 88,49% of the vote. In the 90-ies Bocharov took part in the first Chechen campaign. In 1996 a presidential decree he was awarded the title of Hero of Russia.