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MAKHACHKALA, March 2 (Itar-Tass) —— Unidentified gunmen shot down Police Major Magomed Butayev and his wife on the crossroads of the Akushinsky Avenue and the Khurshilov Street here on Friday morning.
“The murder was committed at about 08:00 Moscow time. Unidentified gunmen opened fire at a car VAZ-2114, which was carrying the police officer and his wife,” sources in the republican law enforcement agencies told Itar-Tass on Friday.
The press service of the republican Interior Ministry confirmed this report, but did not report any other details of the murder.