MAKHACHKALA, September 22 (Itar-Tass) — An assassination attempt on head of the Buinaksk district police department Colonel Ahhmadnabi Adilkhanov was staged in Dagestan on the outskirts of Buinaksk. He was not injured, but his two bodyguards were killed, the Buinaksk municipal police department told Itar-Tass.
“The incident occurred on the outskirts of the city near the Atlanaul village when the police colonel and his men went to work,” the source said.
According to the police him department, unidentified perpetrators fired automatic weapons on the car of the district police chief from a vehicle passing by.
An investigation group is working at the scene, a police interception plan has been activated.