the Chief fire guard Sergei Genin, accused of negligence in extinguishing a fire in a shopping centre, “Winter cherry”, expressed regret, reports “Interfax”.
“We’ve studied the layout of the Mall in 2016, but such objects we have 80. I’m sorry that people have so much grief, but I don’t think is worth all the “flushing” to get you better,” said he on the court in Kemerovo, which decides the question of his arrest until 11 June at the request of the investigation.
According to Genin, the floor plan of the shopping center he received before he put out the fire, and on arrival, after seven minutes, the papers were taken from him.
His lawyer asked the court not to arrest the fire. He said that Genin after participating in the fighting in Chechnya disorders in the psyche, poor sleep and nervousness. “MOE also asked not to take the Genin into custody in connection with his positive characteristics and mental condition,” said the defender.
the Prosecutor of the Kemerovo region the court called the actions of the firefighter during the fighting of the “Winter cherry” unprofessional and also reported that six reprimands issued to him for violating the order of organization of fire fighting, including the rules of evacuation of people.
Also, the court found an entry with surveillance cameras, where it is seen as a Genin with colleagues arrive at the office car to the SEC, it runs the witness, takes fire by the hand and quickly leads him into the building. There he shows the direction to the stairs leading to the cinema with blocked people. At this time, a fireman’s a security guard, reports on the whereabouts of the hearth, and takes them behind him, leaving the witness alone.