Updated at 19:23,23-11-2017

Armed men attacked police escort in Minsk court

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The unknown attacked the court escort in the court of Savetski district.

Charter97.org was told about that by the representatives of the Main Directorate of Interior Affairs of Minsk city executive committee.

“On November 20 at about 5 p.m. an escape bid was terminated by the officers of the special escort unit of the Main Directorate of Interior Affairs of Minsk city executive committee. According to the preliminary information, the two convicts made an assault upon policemen after the court session finished. By their professional and competent actions the policemen prevented the escape bid,” the Interior Affairs department informed.

According to the sources of TUT.by portal, the criminals carried arms.

All top officers of the police department of Savetski district of Minsk are at the crime scene.

As the situation stands at 6 p.m., the criminals are neutralized and detained.

Representatives of the police department of Savetski district declined to comment on the accident to charter97.org website.