The attack on the police in the center of Moscow caught on video

In the Network appeared video of attack on police officers in Central Moscow. The video published in the official account of the TV channel «Moscow 24» in YouTube.

The footage shows how the offender several times hitting a police officer with a knife, and then runs away from the scene.

According to the source RIA Novosti in law enforcement, the victim is the commander of a platoon of police for the protection of diplomatic missions and consulates. The attack happened at about three o’clock at a building of Embassy of Slovakia.

The policeman was taken to hospital with a penetrating wound of the chest.

A consequence opened a criminal case on the attempt on the life of representative government, the maximum penalty under this article is imprisonment for life.