Policeman killed colleague and committed suicide in Nizhny Novgorod
Before being shot, the colleague tried to prevent an attempted suicide.
In Nizhny Novgorod, as a result of the shooting, two police officers were killed. The policeman shot his colleague, and then shot himself.
According to the investigation, the tragedy occurred in the evening of December 5 in Nizhny Novgorod on Paskalya Street in one of the hostels. The 36-year-old Interior Ministry officer popped a cap in his neighbor and his colleague three times. After that, the culprit shot himself. The injured were hospitalized, but both died in the hospital.
On the scene a suicide note was found, the contents of which have not yet been disclosed. The Investigative Committee considered the incident as the domestic conflict. The investigation suggests that the shot colleague tried to dissuade the culprit of the tragedy from suicide, but during the quarrel he received bullet wounds.
It is known that the suicide has recently buried the wife. As a consequence, he was jacked up. He asked the leadership to transfer him to another department or to an easier schedule, as he had two children left, but they refused. Winged officer left behind two children and his wife suffering cancer.
A service check is carried out to find out all the circumstances of the incident.
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