Workers of the Regiment of Fast Response (RFR) of the Azerbaijani Ministry of Internal Affairs have detained a Belarus citizen, who tried to get into the Baku metro through a ventilating shaft last night.

Sergey Ilyevskiy filed down the grating in the Baku metro ventilating shaft and tried to get into the tunnel, reports, citing the statement issued by the Ministry.

At the moment of detention, paint containers and photos of his paintings made in Tbilisi and Yerevan metros were seized from him. It was ascertained that several days before his visit to Baku, Ilyevskiy had visited Yerevan and Tbilisi.

According to Belarus Embassy in Azerbaijan, the detainee wanted to paint the walls in Baku metro tunnel, and did the same in Tbilisi and Yerevan.