The incident on the territory of the police department in Tatarstan happened about half past midnight. According to the regional Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, shards of glass on the ground and traces of fire were noticed by a district police officer who was parking his car.
When the officers of the Ministry of Internal Affairs began to extinguish the fire, another bottle with a "Molotov cocktail" flew in their direction. The man who threw her tried to run away, but the police caught up with him. The teenager began to threaten his pursuers with a knife. The police demanded that he surrender, but he did not comply.
“During the arrest, he actively resisted and inflicted several knife wounds on one of the policemen. Taking into account the aggressive and socially dangerous behavior of the citizen, in accordance with the Law “On Police”, law enforcement officers used service weapons, ”the regional Ministry of Internal Affairs quotes EADaily.
As a result, the attacker died on the spot. The policeman was hospitalized with stab and cut wounds, his life is out of danger.
On the fact of encroachment on the life of a law enforcement officer and attempted terrorist act, criminal cases were opened in the regional SU of the IC RF.
“Before the attack, the young man allegedly published an appeal on the Internet with 'calls for jihad'. To stop the young man, the police had to shoot him 12 times, six bullets hit him", - Kommersant notes, citing sources from the Baza Telegram channel.
The day before, a wave of terrorist attacks swept across France, where terrorists organized a series of attacks on civilians. In Nice, the attack took place right in the church. With the words Allah Akbar, the 21-year-old Tunisian attacker beheaded two parishioners and fatally wounded another person. While examining the terrorist's belongings in his bag, the police found a whole arsenal of knives.