Itar-Tass: Police patrol shoots "suspected militant" in Makhachkala center.
- Police patrol shoots suspected militant in Makhachkala center.
MAKHACHKALA, July 12 (Itar-Tass) —— A suspected militant was shot dead in the center of Makhachkala for resisting arrest, a source at the Dagestani Interior Ministry told Itar-Tass.
“A police patrol asked a suspicious man for an id at about 3:00 p.m. Moscow time on Yagarsky Street, near the republican prosecutor’s office edifice, but the man pulled a weapon and opened random fire,” he said.
He was killed in the gunfire exchange. Identification is in progress. None of the police officers was hurt in the incident.