МOSCOW, August 13 (Itar-Tass) —— A policeman was killed in Astrakhan in the attempt to detain a suspected attacker on girls, a press officer from the Russian Interior Ministry reported on Monday.
“The girls turned to a road police patrol at about six hours in the evening on Sunday in Admiral Nakhimov Street and said that unidentified hooligans attacked them. According to the identity kits the police have found two suspects and began to chase them down,” the police press officer said.
A suspect was detained, the second one shot in the policeman, who was pursuing the latter, he said.
“Several young people were brought to the police and are being checked for involvement in this crime,” he said.