That COP shot the man, demanding confessions

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Investigators in the Tver region opened a criminal case on abuse of office against the police officer who shot the man «in order to suppress the will» and to obtain confessions, said SUS’k region on Wednesday.

The defendant — the senior operative of Department on control over drug trafficking in the cymric area. According to investigators, on 30 June, he together with colleagues was stopped in the village of Titovo car, in which were three men.

«In order to suppress the will of one of the passengers to resist and the subsequent confessions about involvement in the drug trafficking, the police officer, having personal use of a traumatic gun fired one shot», — is spoken in the message.

It is specified that the bullet hit the man in the right forearm.

«Then a police officer, limiting the mobility of the arms of the victim with special means, put in squad car, which was taken to the police Department,» — said the investigation Department.

In turn, the regional Ministry of internal Affairs had previously established that the officer used the weapon unreasonably. The police conduct an official inspection.

«In the case of establishing guilt of a police officer he will be dismissed from the internal Affairs bodies and will be punished in accordance with applicable law, and its direct heads are brought to a disciplinary responsibility», — said the police.