Russian baganer Alexey Shirokogorov, previously justified in the case of painting the stars on the spire of Moscow skyscrapers in the colors of Ukrainian flag, died in Switzerland when performing a base jump.
It is reported RIA Novosti with reference to the father of Alexis.
Recall, 20 Aug 2014 a group of activists hung a Ukrainian flag on the spire of Stalin’s skyscrapers, located on Kotelnicheskaya embankment and painted the star on the spire in yellow-blue color.
A criminal case was initiated under article «vandalism» (the maximum punishment is three years imprisonment), but then the police reclassified criminal case as regards 2 articles 213 of the criminal code (hooliganism), and it was referred of inquiry in the investigation division of the police Department for the Central district of Moscow.
In the framework of a criminal investigation, was arrested and sent under house arrest Alexander Cellars, Anna lepyoshkina, Evgeny Korotkov Alexey Shirokogorov. Later, the court took into custody the fifth defendant in the case, citizen of St. Petersburg Vladimir Podrezova. Another person involved in the Paul Uchiza (rufer Mustang), who took responsibility for painting high-rise buildings, is located in the Ukraine and arrested by the court in absentia. All of them were charged under articles «Hooliganism» and «Vandalism».
Just over a year later the investigators came to the conclusion that Shirokogorov, Cellars. and Korotkov was on the scene by chance and was not involved in the vandalism.