MOSCOW, February 7 – RIA Novosti. Security officials detained two Rosgvardia officers suspected of killing a man in a police department in Makhachkala, the UK said.
Investigators petitioned for the arrest of the suspects. A criminal case was initiated under the article for “Murder committed by a group of persons by prior agreement”.
“The suspects were detained in accordance with the articles of the Criminal Procedure Code of the Russian Federation” Grounds for the detention of a suspect “and” Procedure for the detention of a suspect “, the issue of choosing a preventive measure in the form of detention is being resolved,” the message says.
According to investigators, on the evening of February 6, in an office in the police department for the Soviet district of the Ministry of Internal Affairs for Makhachkala, two Rosguards shot a 34-year-old local resident.
As previously reported by a RIA Novosti source in the authorities, Abakar Kaplanov, the former head of the village of Novokuli, Novolaksky district of Dagestan, was killed. According to the agency's interlocutor, he “had a long-standing feud” with two security officials from the same village.
The conflict was allegedly related to land disputes. According to a relative of the deceased, the killers “drove” Kaplanov into the department and fired 38 bullets at him.