MOSCOW, October 20. /TASS/. Law enforcement officers in Energodar detained a former territorial defense member, who testified that former mayor of Energodar Dmitry Orlov gave an order to open fire at civilians, should a pro-Russian rally be organized in the city.
The detained citizen, Sergey Paramonov, came to the police station voluntarily, Energodar administration press office said.
"I was in territorial defense. [Former Deputy Mayor of Energodar Ivan] Samoydyuk gave us firearms," Paramonov says on a video, published on the Administration’s Telegram channel.
According to the press office, Paramonov also showed where a machinegun was stashed inside the city administration building.