Police officer in Stary Oskol shot man who attacked him with knife during detention
In the Belgorod region, a man attacked a policeman with a knife.
According to the Telegram channel 112 and RenTV, 37-year-old Alexander Kosov, being in a very drunk condition, stole a bottle of vodka from a shop in Stary Oskol. The cashier immediately called the police.
Patrol and inspection service brigade caught up with the thief at the house number 27 in the Zhukova microdistrict.
The man did not agree with the detention and resisted fiercely. He attacked the policeman with a knife and stabbed him in the leg. In response, a representative of the law enforcement agencies Roman Baklanov shot in the chest of the attacker.
Kosov died on the spot, Baklanov was hospitalized.
This month Alexander Kosov used cold weapons for the first time. In early March, he attacked a private security brigade at a shop. They tied up Kosov and brought him to the detention center, but he was soon released from there.