#Sochi : ” Two Ex `Pussy Riot Members’ held by `Security Forces’ over Accusations of Theft”

#AceBreakingNews says reports of “Two Ex-Members of `Pussy Riot Group’ arrested over accusations of having committed a theft in a hotel

Two Ex-Pussy-Riot-Mrembers-ArrestedTwo ex-members of the Pussy Riot group, Maria Alyokhina and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, were held by security forces on Tuesday over accusations of having committed theft in a hotel, police said.

They are being questioned concerning a theft that at a hotel they are staying at. Along with Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Mariya Alyokhina, all the hotel’s guests are being questioned,” local police said, as quoted by Interfax news agency.

The activist, who first posted the news on Twitter, Semyon Simonov, says he was with the two at the time of their detention. At least five other activists were also seized.

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Мария Алехина (@MashaAlekhina) February 18, 2014

The two were detained in central Sochi, some 30 km north of the main Olympic venues, according to their Twitter blogs.

 

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