On the fact of attack on police officers in the Stavropol region opened a criminal case

Eliminated on Saturday in the Stavropol territory the militants could be involved in the attack on the building of novoselytskyi district police station. This was reported by RIA Novosti source in law enforcement bodies.

“Check the involvement of militants destroyed by the explosions near the building of the police Department, this version is not excluded”, — said the source

According to investigators, in the night of Saturday, April 16, the police GU MVD of Russia in the North Caucasus Federal district together with employees of FSB have found out in a dirt road “Sernovodsk — Stegeresku” 4 km from the village of Sernovodsk of the Kursk region standing on the side “VAZ”. Police tried to approach the car. Was in the car, people began to shoot at them with their firearms. Return fire the attackers were destroyed. None of the police officers were not injured.

The attackers identity established. They were Umar Beslenei was born in 1975 and Rashid Ustarkhanov 1976, reported in the investigation Department.

The investigating authorities opened a criminal case in connection with the attack on employees of law enforcement agencies in the Kursk district of the Stavropol territory. According to the information on the website of the regional investigation Department has instituted criminal proceedings under article 317 of the criminal code of Russian Federation (an encroachment on life of law enforcement officers), of part 1 of article 222 of the RF criminal code (illegal circulation of weapons).

This is the second attack on police in a week in the Stavropol territory. April 11, several militants attacked novoselitsky district Department of internal Affairs. The attack was made by three local residents. Police opened fire on them. One of the militants detonated it was on a suicide belt. All three were killed.