EKATERINBURG, March 10 – RIA Novosti. Police in Yekaterinburg chased the offender in a VAZ-2107, a reckless driver without a driver's license at high speed made dangerous maneuvers and stopped only after all four wheels of the car were shot through, according to the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the city on Wednesday.
“On the night of March 9, at 273 Proezhaya Street, inspectors of the road patrol service regiment of the Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs in the city of Yekaterinburg, while on duty, noticed that the driver of the VAZ-2107 car was breaking the traffic rules. The driver ignored the police signal to stop and drove to prohibiting During the pursuit, the reckless driver made dangerous maneuvers at high speed, endangering the life and health of other road users, “the message says.
The crew decided to use a service weapon. After selecting a safe section of the road, one of the police officers fired a warning shot into the air, and then fired at the wheels of the vehicle.
“The pursued car stopped only after all four wheels were shot through. The driver was detained. He turned out to be a 19-year-old resident of Yekaterinburg who does not have a driver's license,” the message says.
The traffic police inspectors also found that some time ago he purchased a VAZ-2107, but did not register it. The car was listed on the previous owner. At the same time, the new owner repeatedly committed traffic violations, and the fines came to the name of the former owner, who soon removed the car from the register and put the license plate on the wanted list.
A drunken examination showed that the driver was sober. In relation to him, several protocols were drawn up on administrative offenses – according to part 1 of article 12.12 of the Code of Administrative Offenses of the Russian Federation “Driving at a redirecting traffic light”, part 2 of article 12.25 of the Code of Administrative Offenses of the Russian Federation “Failure to comply with the requirement to stop a vehicle”, part 2 of article 12.37 of the Code of Administrative Offenses of the Russian Federation “Driving a vehicle if compulsory insurance is deliberately absent “, as well as according to part 1 of article 12.7 of the Code of Administrative Offenses of the Russian Federation” Driving a vehicle by a driver who does not have the right to drive “.
The car has been placed in a dedicated parking lot, police said.