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In Anapa police shot and killed during the arrest of a suspect in the robbery

Police in Anapa during the arrest shot a man suspected of armed assault on the Bank in the village of Sukko, according to the interior Ministry in Krasnodar Krai.

According to police, 11 Jun unknown in Sukko, threatening with a subject similar to a pistol tried unsuccessfully to Rob the office of one of the financial institutions. Police received information that the suspect may be in a forest near the village.

"At attempt of detention he tried to disappear, and then attack with a knife on the police. Police ordered the attacker to drop the knife, to which he did not respond. In accordance with the Law "On police" was made two precautionary shots in air, but the defendant in its illegal action did not stop. DPS officers were forced to fire shots in the direction of the attacker, causing him injuries. The man was immediately called ambulance. However from the received wounds the offender died", - stated in the message.

It is noted that when the suspect was found a sheath and a subject similar to a pistol.

The victim's identity is established, they have been previously convicted resident of the Irkutsk region, 1974 year of birth. The collected material of the incident sent to the investigating authorities.