KARAGANDA. KAZINFORM – There was a shootout in Karaganda. During the detention, a police officer was wounded, Kazinform correspondent reports.
On September 23, at about 11:30 am, a shootout took place between residents of the city in Karaganda. Unknown persons, using weapons, attempted on the life of a local resident. After that, they fled in a car.
“As a result of operational-search activities, this car was found outside the city of Karaganda. One of the defendants, using a weapon, tried to escape from the police officers who were chasing him. During his detention, the operational officer was wounded,” the press service of the Karaganda region’s DP reported.
The fact was registered with the police, the circumstances are being investigated. In the suburbs of Karaganda, in the village of Ushtobe, an interception plan was announced. Currently, measures are being taken to detain the remaining persons involved in the incident.