Saturday afternoon unidentified person reported about the fuse in Tekstilshiki Station of Moscow Metro. ”The police officer received anonymous call at 2:45 pm, and after that the decision was made to evacuate all the passengers from Tekstilshiki station”, officer of Emergency Situations Main Administration reported to RIA-Novosti information agency. Specialists are examining the station area. Meanwhile, trains continue going through it and passengers are allowed to exit the station, not to enter it.
The police are searching for the person who made a call. A teenager is suspected.
More than 3,500 people were detained during unprecedented mass protests that swept across all of Russia in support of Alexey Navalny on January 23