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Military investigators opened a criminal case after the death of senior Sergeant Denis Belousov, passing military service under the contract in military unit No. 51592 in the city of Rzhev, Tver region and made there escape. This was reported by the press service of the Main military investigation Department of the Investigative Committee of Russia (TFR).
The investigation is underway under article 110 of the criminal code (“Incitement to suicide”) of the investigative Department of the TFR in the Tver garrison.
According to authorities the morning of March 29 Belousov self-willedally left an arrangement of military unit, taking with them the weapon issued to him. During pre-investigation check it is established that this Sergeant got on duty on the unit a gun and ammunition.
Some time later it turned out that Belousov is missing on the territory of the military unit. As a result of search actions the body of a soldier with a gunshot wound in an abandoned house nearby. Received the machine was next.
“Translator fire stood in the position of “single”. With the exception of a single bullet all the other ammo available. When examination of the scene no signs of struggle found”, — stated in the message of GVS.
The consequence establishes circumstances of an event.
Earlier on March 29, it was reported that Belousov was in a state of alcoholic intoxication before escaping from the part. Before the emergency of a soldier deprived of driving license for drunk driving. He returned to his unit, armed and on the run. The source noted that the suicide — household.
Denis Belousov left the 6th brigade of aerospace forces in Rzhev early morning of March 29. 3:40 he arrived at the unit, said the duty — Lieutenant Koltsov that urgently need a report on counter-terrorism. He gave him the AK-74, four stores, with 120 cartridges, a bulletproof vest and helmet, bayonet. After photographing on the field, the Lieutenant departed, and the Sergeant fled into the woods.
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