6 killed in shooting at Izhevsk school
The identity of the attacker on the school in Izhevsk has not yet been established, six people, including children, were killed in the shooting, and another 20 were injured
Six people died in As a result of the shooting at the Izhevsk school No. 88, 20 more were injured, according to the regional department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs.
“Currently, the body of the man who opened fire was found by the police. According to reports, he committed suicide. At the moment, it is known about 6 dead and about 20 injured from his actions. Information is being specified.,— the report says.
Earlier, the head of Udmurtia, Alexander Brenchalov, said that a man entered Izhevsk school No. 88, killed a guard and several children.
“There are casualties among children and wounded. Now the evacuation is practically over,— he said. The attacker committed suicide, Brenchalov continued, the scene was cordoned off.
Alexander Khinshtein, head of the State Duma Committee on Information Policy, Information Technologies and Communications, said in his telegram channel that the attacker was armed two pistols.
“According to preliminary data, the offender was armed with two traumatic pistols converted to fire live ammunition. Until his identity is established, — Khinshtein wrote.
14 ambulance teams are providing medical assistance to victims of a shooting at a school in Izhevsk, said Aleksey Kuznetsov, Assistant Minister of Health. “Currently, 14 ambulance teams are working at the scene. Organized telemedicine consultations with the participation of leading experts»,— he said.
In addition, a group of specialists from federal centers was sent to Izhevsk to provide assistance to the victims.