MAKHACHKALA, September 19 (Itar-Tass) — An unknown criminal shot dead Lieutenant Colonel of the Federal Security Service in Dagestan, Akhmed Magamedov.
The accident occurred on Shamil Street 57 at 22:00 Moscow time on Sunday, the investigative department of the Investigative Committee in Dagestan told Itar-Tass on Monday.
The FSB officer was killed after several shots were fired at him from a Stechkin pistol, when he parked and was getting out of his car.
According to investigators, the criminal acted on his own and escaped the scene, where sixteen 9-mm calibre bullets were found.
Police are combing the area to find the criminal.