Prisoner of the Nizhny Novgorod colony suspected in the creation of an extremist community

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An inmate serving a sentence in the Nizhny Novgorod prison, is suspected in the creation of the social network of the community, which distributes extremist materials, criminal case searches were held in 19 alleged members, reported Tuesday the SUCK of the Russian Federation for Nizhny Novgorod region.

«Investigators of the first Department for investigation of particularly important cases SUCK Russia in Nizhny Novgorod region criminal case on signs of the crime provided part 1 of article 282 (inciting hatred or hostility, and humiliation of human dignity). The reason for the criminal case were the materials received from the Federal security service of Russia for Nizhny Novgorod region on the fact of dissemination in the social networks literature extremist», — stated in the message.

According to investigators, 26-year-old convicted for committing murder of two persons for reasons of racial and national hatred, who is serving a sentence of 25 years imprisonment at a penal colony in the Nizhny Novgorod region, «was created in one of the social networks community, which joined individuals who share the ideology of racism and nationalism.» In addition, he has written a number of books extremist, and his accomplices unlawfully distributing printed, audio and electronic versions of these books in Russia, said SUCK.

In January, investigators together with operative employees of FSB have spent searches at suspected of involvement in an extremist community 19 people in the Nizhny Novgorod, Voronezh, Tula, Bryansk, Moscow, Rostov, Samara, Volgograd regions, Krasnodar Krai, Moscow and in one of the prisons of the Federal penitentiary service in Nizhny Novgorod region.

«The seized objects and documents relevant for criminal proceedings. Just raided 19 of the defendants. Two of the suspects arrested… as suspects in the case had questioned nine people,» — said the investigation Department.

In addition, the adds SUCK, in the course of a criminal investigation, investigators will give a legal assessment to actions of employees of penitentiary system who committed the wrongful act of the convict.