In Voronezh Region, a person suspected of a murder of a family and encroachment on lives of police officers detained

The Investigative Committee of Russia continues investigation of a probe launched into murder of a family and encroachment on lives of law enforcement officers using an explosive device.

During well-planned investigative actions and search activities with participation of police officers and forensic investigators of the Main Forensics Department (Forensic Center of the Investigative Committee of Russia) the suspect was located. It was a resident of Volchanskoye settlement Victor Mirskoy. When attempting to detain him, he resisted using weapons, but thanks to the professional actions of police officers he was disarmed. In the course of the special operation the suspect was wounded and is receiving medical treatment.

At present his household is being searched. The investigation of the probe is ongoing.

Official spokesperson for the Investigative Committee of Russia S. Petrenko