Yamal: district policeman shoots drunken patient of tuberculosis dispensary
Preliminary check showed that the district police officer used the weapon legally.
In Noyabrsk, two previously convicted patients of a tuberculosis dispensary at the Vyngapurovsky hospital attacked a police officer, who responded to a call. As a result, one of them was killed, and the other sustained a gunshot injury. This is reported by the MIA's Yamal office.
According to the Ministry, Noyabrsk’s police call center received a message from hospital physicians who reported that two drunken patients of the tuberculosis dispensary were behaving aggressively and provoked a conflict.
When the police officer responded to the call, the brawlers attacked him, trying to take away his service weapon. After that, the law enforcer opened fire. One of the men died on the spot of his injuries, and the second was hospitalized. Preliminary checked showed that the district police officer used the weapon legally.