The Stavropol Regional Investigative Department of the Investigative Committee of Russia launched a probe into murder of the deputy head of Criminal Intelligence Department of Stavropol Police Department No. 4.
According to investigation, in the night of July 23, 2021 unknown persons attacked the police officer near a residential building. One of them was shooting. The victim received gunshot wounds to the thigh and torso and was taken to hospital, where he died in the intensive care unit. The attackers fled the scene.
The Chairman of the Investigative Committee of Russia Alexander Bastrykin instructed the direction of the Investigative Committee of Russia for Stavropol Territory to report on the progress of the criminal investigation and put it under control in the Central Office of the Committee.