Special forces officer shot and killed a man who took hostages in the Department of credit Bank of Moscow in the East of the capital, has entered under the guise of a negotiator. About it RBC was told by a knowledgeable source. He said that the commando fired a gun.
According to Moscow Department of internal Affairs, the message about the attack on the Bank was at 20:37 GMT. To the Bank branch, located on Pervomayskaya street, entered the unknown in the mask and, threatening with the subject similar to a pistol, took hostage six people. Bank employees managed to press “the disturbing button”.
The negotiations with the defendants lasted about two hours, police managed to release five hostages. Together with the invader was only a woman-cashier. As was said by the interior Ministry, she barricaded herself in an armored room and was safe.