URGENT: Almaty police attackers killed – Kazakh General Prosecutor’s Office
July 30. KAZINFORM. ASTANA
Today, July 30, operating units of the Internal Affairs Agency have killed criminals suspected of an armed attack on police officers on July 28, In Almaty.
Identities of the suspected persons, previously convicted for grave crimes’ commitment, were established during the investigative actions. They refused surrender and were killed in shoot out. Fire weapon were discovered at the scene and confiscated. No one of the locals was killed or injured.
As it was mentioned, July 28, 09.00 am, unknown persons have committed an armed attack on police officers on Bekmakhan Street in Turksibsky district in Almaty, the press service of the Kazakh General Prosecutor’s Office reported.
Senior lieutenant Yezhan Kairakbayev succumned the head injury at the scene, his colleague lieutenant Yernaz Kozhakhmetov was hospitalized with heavy injuries.
On allegedly data, criminals laid hands on government-issue weapons of the victims.
A criminal case under article 96 of the Criminal Code of Kazakhstan (murder) was initiated.