In St. Petersburg from the clinic wrote a journalist affected the vote

Journalist David Frankel after an incident at one of the polling stations of St. Petersburg was released from the hospital, told RIA Novosti in the human rights organization "apology of protest."

"David Frenkel is being discharged today. And today to him in the hospital came a representative of the investigation to record statements in the course of pre-investigation check", - reported in a human rights organization.

The interlocutor of Agency has specified that criminal case upon incident has not yet been filed, but the Frankel and his attorney intend to pursue that.

Earlier, Frankel said that the police damaged his hand at the polling station. The journalist of "media zones" claimed that he wrung his hand, and struck it with his fist. SUCK in St. Petersburg began checking the circumstances of injury by Frankel. In gumvd across Petersburg and Leningrad region reported that the attack on the journalist at the polling station was not, the police took action to remove the citizen, hindering the work of the Commission. The Governor of St. Petersburg Alexander Beglov expressed regret that Frankel was injured at the polling station.

According to first Deputy interior Minister Alexander Gorovoy, the audit materials on the incident with Frenkel will be transferred to the RF IC. The head of the Central election Commission Ella Pamfilova has instructed the head of the electoral Commission of St. Petersburg Victor Minenko understand the situation. The Kremlin urged to thoroughly investigate the incident with a reporter.