Ural «the telephone terrorist» was told why «mined» buildings

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Pescaprae in Photobacterium the duty of the police Department. Archival photoUral «the telephone terrorist» was told why «mined» buildings© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Pescaprae the image Bank

A drunken man was detained in the middle Urals on suspicion of false reporting about mining of the building, he stated that he wanted to «test» the reaction of security forces, told RIA Novosti the representative of the Moi in Sverdlovsk region Valery Burnt.

He added that the Department inquiry OMVD the city of Sukhoi Log, a criminal case under article «knowingly false report about an act of terrorism.» The sanction of article prescribes punishment in the form of deprivation of liberty for a term up to three years. With the suspect taken an obligation to appear.

Since the beginning of the last wave of telephone terrorism in Russia evacuated about 350 thousand people from thousands of shopping malls, stations and other facilities. In any case, the bomb threat was not confirmed.

Last week, a law enforcement source told RIA Novosti that calls with threats of «mining» in Russia initiated by people associated with the banned group «Islamic state.»* According to him, a number of direct callers who are abroad and will be declared wanted. Informed about the situation, Russian President Vladimir Putin, who is now taking all measures to find the perpetrators, said the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov.

*A terrorist organization banned in Russia