Updated at 14:52,24-02-2021

Minsk police officer shoots himself on the job

belsat.eu, ohrana.gov.by

Law enforcement officer tried to commit suicide on the evening of August 20th.

He was taken to City Clinical Hospital but died the next day, the official website of the Interior Ministry Protection Department reports.

The man served in the police battalion of the Leninski district. During the incident he was on the job.

Ministry of Interior is investigating the incident. According to preliminary information, investigators believe it was a non-work related suicide.