In Russia arrested an expected provider surrogate “Hawthorn”

В РФ арестовали предпологаемого поставщика суррогатного "Боярышника"

Leninsky district court of Irkutsk has arrested an alleged supplier of a surrogate “Hawthorn” in shopping in the city. This was reported “Interfax” the representative of the court.

“The measure of restraint to the supplier of alcohol-containing liquid. He was arrested, will appear in prison,” – said in court.

The representative of the court Margaret Jafarov said that the suspects in the production of “Hawthorn” in court were not delivered.

According to her, by Friday evening, the court will consider the motion on the measure of restraint in respect of the four suspects.

“Currently, the court ruled on eight motions of the TFR. We are talking about the first arrest of a provider of surrogate alcohol, six assigned to the suspect the measure of restraint in the form of house arrest. In addition, one woman was allowed to go home,” said Jafarov.

The court said that among the detainees are natives of Azerbaijan, Syria, but all of them are citizens of the Russian Federation.

Earlier, the Turkish interior Ministry reported that the number of victims of poisoning “Hawthorn” in Russia increased to 74. It was reported that in all cases the cause of poisoning is methyl alcohol.

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Recall that a mass poisoning occurred in the district of Novo-Lenine, among the victims – men and women aged 35-50 years. It turned out that they used the concentrate for bathing called “Hawthorn”. According to the label, it supposedly contains 93% ethyl alcohol extract of hawthorn. During the examination it turned out that “Hawthorn” contained methanol and antifreeze. In connection with the mass poisoning in Irkutsk entered a state of emergency.