In the center of St. Petersburg, near the entrance to the Gostiny Dvor metro station, an unknown person shot at an OMON officer from a traumatic weapon, Fontanka reports .
According to the publication, the victim was taken to the hospital with a wound in the stomach. The shooter has been arrested.
The moment of the shot was caught on video:
The Investigative Committee announced the arrest of a man born in 1972, suspected of shooting. The department opened a criminal case under the article on encroachment on the life of a law enforcement officer.