A person suspected of attempted murder of a police officer detained in Bryansk Region

Investigative agencies of Investigative Committee of Russia in Bryansk region continues to investigate a criminal case opened on the fact of attempted murder of a district police officer (Part 3 of Article 30, Part 1 of Article 105 of the Criminal Code, Article 222 of the Criminal Code).

According to investigators, on October 20, 2021 at about 19 hours a previously convicted 67-year-old resident of the Bryansk region, being near one of the houses in Belye Berega of Fokinsky district of Bryansk, made at least 3 shots from unregistered firearms at a senior district police inspector and then fled the scene. The policeman was taken to hospital with gunshot wounds of varying degrees of severity, where he was given the necessary medical care.

The crime was solved with the direct participation of operatives of the regional Federal Security Service and the Interior Ministry of Russia with the force support of the administration of the Federal Guard Service in the Bryansk Region.

At the moment the man was taken to the investigator, immediate investigative actions are being conducted with him. He was charged with committing crimes under Article 317 of the Criminal Code, Part 1 of Article 222 of the Criminal Code (encroachment on the life of a law enforcement officer, illegal trafficking of firearms).

Investigators, together with the investigators and criminalists of the Department of Investigation and forensic experts of the regional Ministry of Internal Affairs conducted an inspection of the scene, appointed a set of forensic and forensic examinations. 

The Chairman of the Investigative Committee of Russia instructed the Central Office to supervise the investigative process of both probes.