In Stavropol the man with a knife wounded two police officers

© RIA Novosti / Natalia Seliverstova ambulance. Archival photoIn Stavropol the man with a knife wounded two police officers© RIA Novosti / Natalia Seliverstova

Two police officers in the Stavropol region admitted to the attack of a man with a knife, according to the investigative Committee for the Stavropol territory.

«According to the investigation, this afternoon on a street in the city of Neftekumsk a man with a knife attacked the employee of criminal investigation Department OVD on Neftekumskogo area, and then tried to escape. To a scene promptly there arrived the staff of the patrol service. During the arrest the man resisted and stabbed one of the officers, then the police officer shot him were with him weapons», — stated in the message.

As noted, the man was taken to hospital where from the received wounds has died. «The police also hospitalized and given necessary medical assistance,» added in the UK.

Criminal case under articles of the criminal code of the Russian Federation «the encroachment on life of law enforcement», «illegal circulation of weapons».

Currently, in a criminal case created investigative team, investigative and operational-search activities, including the inspection of the scene, said the Agency.