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Eyewitnesses said about the shooting in the West of Moscow

The attacker, wounding police in the West of Moscow, made at least five shots, told the correspondent of RIA Novosti, the eyewitness of incident.

"In a shootout with police was heard five to six gunshots," he said.

Informed in a capital Central Board of the Ministry of interior reported that house district 156 Leninsky prospect, the traffic police stopped the car of a taxi service for violation of traffic rules. A passing citizen, presumably from a traumatic weapons opened fire, resulting in two police were injured.

The wounded police were able to detain the shooter. The police and the assailant is delivered in medical institution.

One of the witnesses also said that the police stopped a taxi with violations, after which the crew service was fired.

"Shots were fired directly from close range", he added.

According to him, first alternately took the police, and then took the gunman.