a Group of residents of Kemerovo has announced the award of 12 million rubles for the capture of the Ukrainian prankera Eugene Volnov, who spread rumors about 300 victims of the fire in shopping centre “Winter cherry”. On Wednesday, March 28, RIA Novosti said one of the activists.
“Me and my friends shocked and the tragedy itself, and the behavior of this prankster. As the investigative bodies of the Russian Federation initiated a case against him, we decided to speed up the process, knowing that to bring it from abroad will be difficult,” he explained and added that one of his comrades lost in the fire family.
“We and another friend decided to invest in the total and punish the provocateur, staged the tragedy of this show,” concluded the man.
At the same time, some media with reference to the positions in Vkontakte reported that the Volnov he distributed information about the reward for his head.
Earlier Wednesday, the court in absentia arrested Volnova. Wound a criminal case under article 282 (“inciting hatred or enmity”).
Volnov published a recording of a phone conversation with an employee of the Kemerovo morgue on its YouTube channel on March 25. He introduced himself as the medical examiner and told the interlocutors that the we can expect not less than 300 bodies of victims at a fire in a shopping centre, “Winter cherry”. After that, the social networks and messengers spread information about similar losses.