A bust of Lenin painted in colors of Ukrainian flag in Chelyabinsk
Law enforcement agencies opened a criminal case under the criminal code of vandalism on the fact of desecration of the bust of Lenin on a Scarlet Field, it is painted in yellow and blue colors of the Ukrainian flag.
The progress and results of the investigation are under the supervision of the Supervisory authority, said the Acting Prosecutor of the Central district Michael Wengler." currently, law enforcement agencies leads urgent actions aimed at establishing all the circumstances and persons related to the incident ", - has told Chelyabinsk. EN Michael Wengler. According to media reports, on the night of Tuesday the head of the bust of Lenin painted in yellow and blue colors. The monument was closed canvas, Authorized police organization, and among them, the press service of the city Department of the Ministry of internal Affairs, does not explain the incident. Prior to that, on 2 September, it was announced about the fact that the law-enforcement officers together with employees UFSB tied suspected desecration of the bust of Lenin on a Scarlet Field in Chelyabinsk this spring. 26-year-old native of Korkino was taken into custody. In the process of the conducted search at the place of residence of the Employees of the police Department found a jacket and gloves with traces of paint. A bust of Lenin in the centre of Chelyabinsk on 6 April of the current year, painted in yellow and blue colors. On this fact the case is being investigated under the criminal code of vandalism (part 1 of article 214 of the criminal code). The suspect in the form of the maximum strict retribution threatened with detention up To three months.