The court extended the arrest of one more figurant of business about a fire in «the Winter cherry»

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Patrinorama in photoboxes building TTS Winter cherry in Kemerovo. Archival photoThe court extended the arrest of one more figurant of business about a fire in «the Winter cherry»© RIA Novosti / Alexander Patrinorama the image Bank

The Kemerovo regional court on Friday granted the petition of a consequence about prolongation of arrest of the employee of the company «System integrator» responsible for the maintenance of a fire alarm in a burned-out Mall «Winter cherry», Alexander Nikitin, told RIA Novosti the representative of the regional court.

«The regional court has satisfied the petition of the senior investigator for particularly important cases under the Chairman of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation about prolongation of term of detention of the accused in the case of the fire in the «Winter cherry» Nikitina almost 3 months — until 25 December», — said the Agency interlocutor.

Earlier Friday, the Central district court of Kemerovo has considered a similar request of the investigation on the case against the former head of the main Department of EMERCOM in the Kuzbass Alexander Mamontov and ex-the chief of Department of supervision and preventive work of emergency in the cities of Kemerovo, Berezovsky and Kemerovo district Grigoriy Terentyev. The first will remain under arrest until December 25, and the second until 25 November. Consideration of another petition on the extension of detention to the head of «System integrator» Igor, Polozenko is still ongoing.

A fire in a shopping centre, «Winter cherry» in Kemerovo took place on 25 March and has claimed 60 lives. Currently, in the framework of criminal case upon state of emergency detained and arrested 12 people, including owners and managers of the building, the guard, and is also responsible for entering the shopping center in operation and direct fire suppression at the scene.

The court extended the arrest of one more figurant of business about a fire in «the Winter cherry»© RIA Novosti, Integratiebeleid in fotobanka in a shopping Mall in Kemerovo

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