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The man died opened fire on Leninsky Prospekt in Moscow

The man shot at police on Leninsky Prospekt, died. About it RIA Novosti said the representative of a capital Central Board SK Yulia Ivanova.

Shootout on Leninsky Prospekt occurred on 15 June. According to the interior Ministry, the traffic police stopped the taxi driver for a traffic violation and were in the car when it began to shoot a passerby. In response the police opened fire from his service weapon.

The attacker, 25-year-old native of Nazran Galaev, wounded and detained. One of the sources RIA Novosti reported that the man died, but later the UK has denied this information. In addition, severe injuries to the police.

Criminal case is brought. The situation under special control took the Moscow Prosecutor.

The Minister of internal Affairs Vladimir Kolokoltsev will submit to the President a recommendation to award the inspectors of traffic police the captain of police Sergey Krylov and senior Lieutenant Alexei Poyarkov medals "For distinction in protection of public order".