Caucasus: three people killed in shootout with police
There are no casualties among the security forces, the identities of the killed attackers are being established.
In Kabardino-Balkaria, three people fired at police and the FSB officers and were killed by the security forces. The regional ICR initiated a criminal case on illegal arms trafficking and infringement on lives of law enforcement officers (Article 317 CCRF, part 2 of Article 222 CCRF). The identities of the killed attackers are being established.
In the Maysky District of the republic, officers of the republican FSB and the Center “E” of the MIA’s Main Directorate for the North Caucasus Federal District tried to stop a VAZ-2107 for a check, but the driver and passengers opened fire with automatic rifles. None of the officers were injured.
Kupavnenskaya criminal group, known for a series of bloody crimes at the beginning of the decade, has been completely eliminated. The last of its active members who remained at large has been detained in Moscow.