Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Six Killed in West Russia Mass Shooting
23.04.2013 19:46
Six Killed in West Russia Mass Shooting
http://top.rbc.ru/incidents/23/04/2013/855216.shtml

An assailant shot dead six people in the Russian city of Belgorod on Monday afternoon, opening "random fire" on innocent people.

      The suspected assailant, named by police as 31-year-old Sergei Pomazun, opened fire at random victims with a rifle in a hunting store, then moved onto the streets in the center of Belgorod and continued the shooting. He later fled in the same vehicle in which he had arrived at the scene.

      As a result, three adult men were killed in the store and three more people were killed in front of it, including two girls, 14 and 16-year-old.

      Pomazun's car was later found by police, who said the suspect already has a criminal record. He may be armed with two hunting rifles or have even more ammo.

      Russian police posted a reward of at least 3 million rubles ($95,000) for information leading to the arrest of the man. Special police forces and investigators from the neighboring Kursk and Voronezh Regions have headed to the Belgorod Region to join the massive manhunt.

      Shocked residents in the city of some 356,402 people have brought flowers, toys and candles to the crime scene. Belgorod officials have announced two days of mourning.




Author: Julia Alieva

Tags: Belgorod Belgorod Shooting tragedy criminality  

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

The Savings Rate of the Population in Russia has Dropped Significantly
12.11.2018
Oksana Fedorova will Present her New Collection "Transformation"
26.03.2019
Futurum Moscow - Presentation of Emerging Designers
12.10.2018
The Rate of Poverty in Russia Remains High
26.10.2018
A Bill on the Transfer of Information on the Status of Customer Service to Banks has been Introduced to the State Duma
30.10.2018







Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map
TAGS:
Regional Cuisines  St. Petersburg  Bolkhov  Exhibitions in Moscow  Festivals in Moscow  Antique  Russian tourism  Ministry of Culture  Perm Monuments  gas  Moscow  Russian ballet dancers  Vyacheslav Tarnovetsky  Grigori Aleksandrov  Solovki  Sayansk  Moscow monuments  medicine  Patriotic War of 1812  elections in Russia  Russian painters  tours to Russia  travel to Russia  Russian Cinema  Albert Demchenko  Must See Places  Central Bank  Treasures  Design  Flashmob  Tyumen  Artplay Design Centre  Shalabolinsky Petroglyphs  Russian Film Distribution  Campfires  Natural Science Exhibitions  aircraft  Nestor Kukolnik  Russian business  Karachay-Cherkessia  Russian Railways  The Kremlin  Moscow boat accident  Theology  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Kamchatka Cuisine  Painting  Kizhi  Russian roads  Russian regions 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites