The Moscow Directorate of the Investigative Committee has opened an investigation in taking hostages under Article 206 of the RF Penal Code.
According to investigators, on 20 February 2017, a man in a flat in Borovskoye highway in Moscow, took his wife and three underage children hostages. During talks the man put forth different demands and then jumped out a window on the fifth floor on a safety trampoline set up by rescuers of the Emergency Ministry. The woman and children are now out of danger.
After a necessary medical examination, the man is going to be delivered to investigative authorities for interrogation. The investigation is ongoing.