KHABAROVSK, November 22 (Itar-Tass) — The contract warrant officer shot down members of his family and committed suicide in the town Svobodny in the Amur Region. The double murder, attempted murder and suicide of the serviceman were confirmed in the Military Prosecutor’s Office in the Eastern Military District.
According to preliminary reports, the shooter was passing the military service in the brigade of the railway troops. Overnight to Thursday he gunned down his wife and father-in-law, mother of his wife was brought to the intensive therapy ward with the gunshot wound.
Along with the adults, two little children of the servicemen were staying at the house at the moment of the tragedy. The children were not hurt.
The detectives of the military investigation department are working at the crime scene.