RIAN: Police, Civilian Killed in Dagestan Shooting
- Police, Civilian Killed in Dagestan Shooting
MAKHACHKALA, May 12 (RIA Novosti) - A police officer and a civilian were gunned down late on Saturday in Buinaksk, a city in Russia's North Caucasus Republic of Dagestan, a source in the republic's interior ministry said.
"Unidentified gunmen fired shots at a Lada Priora car with an officer of the Buinaksk police department and a civilian inside. Both died," the source said.
A special operation is underway to detain the attackers, he added.