In Surgut the drunk priest was arrested behind the wheel of cars

© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Belowaverage in fotobounce. archival photoIn Surgut the drunk priest was arrested behind the wheel of cars© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Belowaverage the image Bank

In Surgut for drunken driving detained a local cleric, told RIA Novosti source in law enforcement bodies.

«In the night of Monday employees of traffic police stopped the car, whose driver was driving while intoxicated. It is assumed that this driver — the prior of one of temples Surgut», — said the Agency interlocutor.

Earlier, the media released a video of the arrest of a man on the streets of Surgut, which, as the authors point out, is a priest. The footage he foul language and trying to come into conflict with the police, resisting arrest and demanding to call the law enforcement officials. It is noted that the detainee refused to undergo a medical examination.

According to local publications, this is not the first similar incident with participation of the citizen. At the same time, it is reported that last year he was deprived of his driving license. Currently solves a question on excitation concerning the detained criminal case.

In the Khanty-Mansi metropolis and the County Department of Ministry of internal Affairs has not yet commented on the incident.