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The terrorist who seized bus in Lutsk, released the hostages

The man who seized hostages in the Ukrainian Lutsk, let them go, people began to leave the bus, after which the explosion occurred, from the broadcast of the TV channel ZIK.

Before the bus started to go, it appeared the terrorist. To him immediately ran up a few commandos, laid on the ground and wrung his hands.

The Minister of internal Affairs Arsen Avakov wrote on Twitter that all the hostages.

On the morning of 21 July, the man was captured about 20 hostages in a bus in the center of Lutsk. It was noted that he was in possession of explosives and weapons. The police introduced the plan "Hostage".

Deputy Minister of internal Affairs of Ukraine Anton Gerashchenko said that the attacker himself called the police and introduced himself as Maxim the Bad. Later found that it is a native of Russia, Maxim Compressor, twice convicted for serious crimes.

He said that in a public place installed explosive device with a remote control and he's willing to undermine it and the bus in the event of a storm.

Originally brought a criminal case under article "hostage-taking", but then the SBU described the attacker as a terrorist attack.