Detainee who escaped from temporary detention facility stabs policeman from behind
Both the attacker and the victim died; the former unsuccessfully tried to kill the second law enforcement officer.
A murder of a policeman in Nizhnekamsk was caught on a video, in which almost all the details of the incident are visible. A man attacked the policeman from the back and stabbed him several times either in the head or in the neck. The law enforcer drove the murderer away from him and tried to detain him, but he did not have enough strength because of the wounds inflicted, and the policeman fell.
The murderer wanted to attack the second policeman, who appeared on the scene of the incident a little later, but was stopped by shots to the chest and stomach. Both wounded died.
The incident occurred on the morning of March 22 near the police department building in Nizhnekamsk. According to Realnoye Vremya, the attacker escaped from the temporary detention facility. The police has increased security measures in the city, the family of the killed policeman will be provided help, RIA Novosti reports.