MOSCOW, December 25 (RAPSI) – A 17-year college student suspected of preparation for execution of a terrorist attack was arrested in Russia’s town of Tambov, the Investigative Committee’s press service reports.

Investigators found and seized chemical matters, devices and tools meant for a homemade bomb during searches conducted in a rented flat.

According to investigators, the student, an adherer of destructive subcultures, prepared for committing a terrorist attack in one of the Tambov buildings using a selfmade explosive device. Allegedly, he received an instruction for its fabrication on the Internet.