A resident of Dagestan, was killed while trying to take gun from COP

A resident of Dagestan is killed by a random shot while trying to take the gun from the policeman. About it reports Agency “Interfax-South” with reference to the power structures of the region.

The incident occurred near the village COVEC in Dagestan. According to the source, police stopped a vehicle to check documents, but the driver did not comply and tried to take a COP’s gun. As a result of the conflict there was a spontaneous shot.

The interlocutor of the Agency noted that details of the incident are established.

In the Republican interior Ministry also confirmed the incident. “According to preliminary information, during the check whether the driver, whether the passenger showed aggression and tried to seize the weapons of the police, causing an accidental shot, and the bullet hit one of these citizens”, — reported in Department. The representative of the press service of the interior Ministry said that after the incident, the police immediately brought the victim to the hospital, where he died.

On this fact the leadership of the Ministry of interior appointed an official investigation, said the source.