Devotchenko's body was discovered by his close friend, the owner of the apartment in which the actor lived.
According to law enforcement officials, he was lying near the front door in a pool of his own blood. The police is currently working at the scene.
According to a source in law enforcement, the crime scene is littered with shards of broken glass, all the windows in the apartment are broken. It is worth noting that traces of blood are all over the place, where actor Alexei Devotchenko lived.
The prevailing version is murder. An investigative team has been dispatched to the scene. The cause of death is being determined.
Alexei Devotchenko was born in St. Petersburg on Oct. 14, 1965. The actor has worked in the Bryantsev Youth Theatre, Lensoviet Theatre, Chamber Philharmonic, Liteynyi Theater, Alexandrinsky Theatre, Tovstonogov Bolshoi Drama Theater. Later he moved to Moscow, and in 2012 appeared in the troupe of the Anton Chekhov Moscow Art Theatre.