According to a source in the law authorities of the Astrakhan region, an armed attack on Rosguard took place in Astrakhan on the night of April 6th.
“Unidentified men committed an armed attack on 3 fighters of Rosguard in Astrakhan. Two of them were hit, and delivered to the hospital with gunshot wounds, both of them are alive. Law authorities are currently investigating who committed the attack,” the source said.
The press service of the regional Ministry of Internal Affairs specified that the situation took place during the search of suspects of the murder of two policemen in Astrakhan.
“Block posts were set in the city. Three fighters of Rosguard were wounded at one of them in the Leninsky district of the city. Presumably, there were three attackers, they opened fire from inside the car,” said in the message, adding that one of the attackers was killed by the return fire.