MOSCOW, August 28. /TASS/. Deputy commander of the Sever (North) battalion of the Russian Interior Ministry and his wife have been shot in Grozny, the capital of Russia’s southern republic of Chechnya, the suspect in their murder has been arrested, a source in the Chechen law enforcement bodies told TASS on Friday.
"The couple was found on Thursday in its room in a hostel in Grozny. The Makarov pistol was found at the scene, from which the headshots were probably made by the killer. The suspect has now been detained," the source said.
He noted that the incident took place in Grozny’s Oktyabrsky district.
Law enforcement officers are conducting investigative activities to determine the circumstances of the crime.