On December 16, 2021 in St. Petersburg, traffic police officers stopped the driver of a car who was violating the rules, and then refused to comply with legal demands and tried to flee. As he began to drive, he allowed his car to collide with the officers. The offender was detained. The St. Petersburg Main Investigative Department of the Investigative Committee of Russia is carrying out a check into this matter.
Alexander Bastrykin instructed the Acting Head of the St. Petersburg Main Investigative Department of the Investigative Committee of Russia Golombievsky A.D. to report on the progress and results of the investigation and put its progress under supervision of the Central Office of the Investigative Committee of Russia.