In the Leningrad Region, a man started shooting at law enforcement officers after they found a drug laboratory in the courtyard of his house. This was announced on Saturday, July 24, by the press service of the regional department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs. REN TV…
According to the TV channel, the incident took place in the village of Balandino, Volkhovsky district. The police found a synthetic drug laboratory in a garden shed.
A resident of the Krasnogvardeisky district of St. Petersburg, seeing the law enforcement officers, ran out of the barn and disappeared into the house. There he opened fire on police officers with a hunting rifle.
Law enforcers managed to neutralize the offender, wounding him in the leg. Several firearms were found in the house, and laboratory equipment and chemical raw materials were found in the barn.
On the same day it became known that the deputy head of the criminal investigation department of one of the police departments, Ruslan Abovyan, had been shot dead in Stavropol. He was hospitalized after being attacked on the evening of July 23 near his home. A law enforcement officer died in hospital.