MAKHACHKALA, February 27 – RIA Novosti. In Makhachkala, an unknown person shot at a policeman while trying to check documents, the press service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs for Dagestan reported.
According to preliminary information, the incident occurred at about 20:00. Two patrolmen tried to stop the two young men to identify them, but they resisted.
“One of the suspects took out a weapon and shot at the policeman, wounding him in the shoulder. The attacker was wounded by the return fire. The other, whose identity has already been established (a 25-year-old resident of the Semender village), tried to escape, but was detained and taken to the police department,” – added in the press service.
The wounded policeman was hospitalized. The shooter was also taken to the hospital, his identity is being established.
The department started checking.