Two convicts attacked the employees of correctional colony No. 2 in Kalmykia, as a result, one of the law enforcement officers died, another was hospitalized in serious condition. A criminal case has been opened reported in the regional department of the Investigative Committee.
According to the Investigative Committee, everything happened on August 5 at about 10:20 p.m. on the territory of the detachment of strict conditions for serving sentences of correctional colony No. 2. Two convicts united in a group and attacked the employees of the institution, using a handicraft sharpened plate and fittings with an ax handle. After that, they entered the territory of the hostel, where they tried to fight off six employees of the colony, who received various injuries.
The attackers have been arrested. They turned out to be men born in 2000 and 1994, one of them was serving a sentence of 3.5 years for several crimes, including robbery, and the second – for a period of 15 years for several crimes, including murder.
A criminal case has been opened under Article 105 of Part Two “Murder committed by a group of persons by prior agreement”, Part Three “Attempted murder of two or more persons”, and Article 321 of Part Three “Disruption of activities of institutions that ensure isolation from society.” Forensics are on the scene. The Investigative Committee added that recidivists who have committed particularly serious crimes are serving their sentences in the colony.