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Suspect of organization of St. Petersburg terrorist attack-native of Jalal-Abad

A man, who is suspected of organization of the terrorist attack in the metro of St. Petersburg, is a native of Kyrgyzstan. Law enforcement sources informed 24.kg news agency.

According to them, Abror Azimov is a native of Jalal-Abad region. Exact place of his birth, family ties and citizenship is being specified at the time.

According to preliminary information, Abror Azimov, with whom Akbarzhon Jalilov spoke before self-explosion in the metro of St. Petersburg, is a Russian citizen.

FSB reported on Monday, April 17 on the arrest of an organizer of the explosion in the metro of St. Petersburg. According to FSB, his name is Abror Azimov. He was detained in Odintsovo district near Moscow. According to the intelligence service, Azimov was born in 1990.

Explosion in the metro of St. Petersburg occurred on the afternoon of April 3. Victims of the terrorist attack were 15 people, including the suicide bomber. Several dozen people were injured. Another explosive device was found at the metro station Ploshchad Vosstaniya. It was defused.