The Russian diplomat was detained by Czech police in June this year, for the Commission of illegal transactions on purchase of ammunition. About it has informed on Friday the Czech radio.

The diplomat was detained in the town of Ricany near Prague. Police say he illegally bought ammunition for sniper rifles and other types of ammunition. As the employee of the Russian Embassy had diplomatic immunity, he was soon released.

According to the radio, we are talking about one of the employees of the office of military attaché of the Embassy of the Russian Federation. Diplomat after the incident left the Czech Republic.

The reaction of the Russian Embassy in the Czech Republic yet TASS could not be obtained.