The Chairman of the Investigative Committee of Russia requests a number of reports on information published in mass media

Mass media reported that a two-year-old boy was injured as a result of a ceramic tile falling from the wall in a Naro-Fominsk MFC. The Moscow Main Investigative Department of the Investigative Committee of Russia.

Apart from that, a federal channel broadcast a report about so called "professional neighbours" - persons that purchased an apartment share from a mother of a deceased man and started to force the widow living there to conclude a real estate deal, creating unbearable conditions for her living there. The Moscow Main Investigative Department of the Investigative Committee of Russia initiated an assessment into this matter.

Also, mass media reported about illegal actions of young men who disagreed with the detention of their acquaintance for drunk driving, which forced the employees of the territorial division of the Ministry of Internal Affairs in the Republic of Tatarstan to use service weapons. The Tatarstan Republican Investigative Department of the Investigative Committee of Russia launched a probe into the fact of an attack against police officers.

In Saransk, officers of the regional investigative department initiated an assessment after publication of materials about a pensioner who was beaten and deprived from her apartment. According to preliminary data, before moving to a social institution the 73-year-old woman leased her apartment. The pensioner is unable to get back since she had allegedly received money for it.

Also, journalists once again covered the story of a wandering zoo in Chelyabinsk. There, a local resident allegedly invites people passing by in the park to play with animals tied to trees or take pictures with them in exchange for a donation. The regional investigative department had previously carried out an assessment into this matter, however, as noted in the material, the situation with the wandering zoo didn't change.

Alexander Bastrykin instructed the direction of the regional investigative departments to present detailed reports on all the said facts.