Kopeisk: Underboss shot to death
In Kopeisk, an unknown in a motorcycle helmet on a scooter shot today authoritative businessman Ivan Lushnikov and his father.
The incident occurred this afternoon. The unknown person opened fire on men when they stood near their cottage in the village of Bazhovo near Kopeisk. According to eyewitnesses, first several single shots were heard, then a series. As a result of the attack, Ivan Lushnikov died on the spot, his father was hospitalized. Now he is in intensive care.
According to Znak.com, Ivan Lushnikov has been repeatedly tried. His business was connected with market trade. According to unofficial data, he oversaw the retail markets of Kopeisk. Edition 74.ru call the killed an underboss. Lushnikov's neighbors call him "a local bandit."
At the scene, investigative and operational groups are working, the Head of the Investigation Department of the Kopeisk ICR, Head of the Interior Ministry of the Chelyabinsk region Andrey Sergeev are also there. The criminal is being searched.
On the fact of shooting, the investigative authorities opened a criminal case under part 1 of Article 105 and part 3 of Article 30, item (a), part 2 of Article 105 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation - Murder and Attempted Murder of two persons.
Last week the whole country celebrated a landmark date - 99 years since the day of the transport police formation. However, the North-West Internal Affairs Directorate on transport was upset. Recently, the department came in sight of public due to scandals: drug trafficking, kidnapping, extortion, public fights.