The perpetrator of the incident in Domodedovo explained his actions a joke

© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova in fotoracconti at Domodedovo airport. Archival photoThe perpetrator of the incident in Domodedovo explained his actions a joke© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova the image Bank

Taken to the police station after the incident at the Moscow airport «Domodedovo» the man said he was joking about having an explosive device, have informed RIA of news in management on transport of the Ministry of internal Affairs on the Central Federal district.

«In an interview with police, the man admitted that what he said was a joke. Police have solved the issue of bringing the citizen to the responsibility established by the legislation», — said the Agency interlocutor.

The Ministry added that during passage through the inspection group, the staff of the airport security asked the man to produce for inspection a Fanny pack, he refused to do and said that the bag is an explosive device.

In turn, a source in emergency services told RIA Novosti that «Joker» is registered in the mental hospital.

«He has mental problems, he is registered in the dispensary,» — said the Agency interlocutor.

Earlier official representative of the airport Alexander Vlasov told RIA Novosti that the man provoked the incident at Domodedovo airport, claiming he had an explosive device, the threat proved to be false. Service of flights and passengers goes normally, all input groups to the terminal operating in normal mode, he added. The man was taken to the police station.