Two more participants of Bolotnaya Ploshchad mass riots detained

Main Investigation Directorate of the Russia’s Investigative Committee within the framework of investigation into the criminal case over mass riots and violence against representatives of the authority during events on Bolotnaya Ploshchad in Moscow on 6 May has detain two more suspects – Mikhail Kosenko, born in 1975, and Stepan Zimin, born in 1992.

According to investigators the men are suspected of crimes under part 2 of article 212 and part 1 of article 318 of the Russian Federation Criminal Code (participation in mass riots and use of violence against a representative of the authority). In the near future the detainees are going to be brought to charges.

It should be reminded, that earlier the charges were brought against Alexandra Dukhanina, Andrei Barabanov and Maksim Luzyanin. The detention of other participants is to be continued.