Ex-fighter tank battalion "August" Lugansk people's Republic Alexey Stepan detained under the Gatchina for the storage of TNT, the media says.
in the car, which was moving Stepan, operatives of the Center " a " officer of Central Board found 200 grams of TNT, fragmentation grenade and a pistol, informs journal of 47news. EN. The man took part in the fighting in Ukraine on the side of the LC tank battalion " August ", where he commanded a platoon of sappers and miners. According to his fellow soldiers, Stepan was in the territory of the Republic from October 2014 to April 2015. On inaccurate data, before he was involved in armed clashes in the Caucasus, has a criminal record for theft and assault. According to the publication, Stepan a month ago already came into the view of police. June 21, tackled him in the village of Novy Svet. In a rented apartment was discovered reserves from a Makarov pistol, 150 rounds of ammunition to him, placer cartridges for the Kalashnikov, professional detonators and half a kilogram of explosives C-4. Was prosecuted under the criminal code, but the court decided not to restrict the freedom of Stepan.