In fact, attacks Orthodox Church in Grozny initiated a criminal case. This is stated in a message posted on website Investigative Committee (SK).
a Criminal case was opened under article 317 of the criminal code of Russian Federation (an encroachment on life of the employee of law enforcement body). “According to preliminary data, the attack killed two police officers guarding the Church, and two police officers wounded, also killed one person from among civilians”, — stated in the message.
Investigators have confirmed that the attackers were killed, they had shotguns and knives. “Professional police officers guarding the Church, helped to prevent more serious consequences of an attack and avoid more casualties,” he added in SC.
As the head of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov, the identity of one of the attackers set. “He lived in a suburb of Grozny in one of the villages. One corpse was identified as police officer or as a parishioner. None of the family members father Sergius, and he didn’t suffer”, — he wrote in his Telegramchannel.
Kadyrov stressed that the situation in the city has not changed. “The city lives a peaceful life, all institutions, organizations, shops, public transport, opened to traffic on all the streets,” he said.
that the militants tried to take hostage of the parishioners of the Orthodox Church Archangel Michael, it became known the day on may 19. As a result of the RAID was eliminated four militants killed two police officers and one member. “There is operational information that the order fighters received from one of the Western countries”, — said Kadyrov.