The head of the Serpukhov district of the Moscow region were detained after the searches

the head of the Serpukhov district near Moscow Alexander Shestun detained in the aftermath of his office searches. On Wednesday, June 13, reported Interfax an informed source.

He noted that Shestun was allowed a lawyer.

a spokesman for the official said that armed men in masks began a search at 6:40 GMT. The streets adjacent to the house of the head of the Serpukhov area was cordoned off. According to the press Secretary, the Shestun could look for the audio tape he mentioned in a video message to the President. Also, according to her, the search may be associated with the demonstrations against the landfill.

“Plus it may be the desire to prevent his to the polls in a week almost begin registration”, she said.

About the visit of the security forces Shestun wrote in Twitter.

Comments law enforcement the Agency does not have.

27 APR became aware of searches FSB the two deputies Shestun.

Earlier it was reported about initiation of two criminal cases against unidentified persons from the administration of the Serpukhov district of fraud. The newspaper “Moskovsky Gazeta” suggested that the suspect “with high probability” can be Shestun.