Be careful if you are going to visit the Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg. The guy who was looking for a QR code for a long time was broken by the guard.
This was told by a girl who leads a fitness blog on Instagram.
She and her boyfriend were standing near the entrance to the Hermitage when a security guard approached them. It turned out to be the deputy head of the General Staff Ilya Astrov.
As a result of the ensuing conflict, Astarov hit the young man in the face and broke his nose. Police and an ambulance were called to the scene. The victim was hospitalized.
The administration of the Hermitage Museum apologized, explaining the actions of the employee by the general nervousness of the situation during the coronavirus epidemic.
The Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation became interested in the incident.