As reported by Censor.NET, this was announced by Interior Ministry's communication department director Artem Shevchenko on his Facebook. He also posted images from the camera of the deceased officer.
"These are screenshots from the camera of the deceased Artem Kutushev. Sucpected Puhachov is holding a gun in his right arm that was used to make the killing shots. It was patrol officer Kutushev who managed to wound the suspect in abdomen before he died. The suspect subsequently took the service pistol from the dead policeman," Shevchenko specified.
As reported, a traffic law violator shot a patrol officer dead and wounded his female partner in Dnipro City Sunday morning. According to preliminary information, the patrol crew stopped a Citroen car for violation of traffic rules. The driver began to resist the police officers, made a few shots, and fled the scene. A male patrol officer died on spot, while his female partner officer did not survive a surgery.
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