A resident of Novosibirsk, while drunk, opened fire on the firefighters who arrived to extinguish the building. This was reported on the website of the regional Department of the Investigative Committee of Russia (TFR).
Firefighters arrived at the fire the night before. During their work the 40-year-old man began to shoot at them, presumably from the gun of the weapon. Thereafter, the place came the police.
However, the man continued shooting, resulting in the leg was injured private security officer. The incident management TFR opened a criminal case under article 317 of the criminal code of Russian Federation (an encroachment on life of the employee of law enforcement body). The shooter, a man was arrested.
The injured police officer was taken to the hospital. At the scene works investigative team, which clarifies all the circumstances of the incident.