In Moscow, a man with a canister of gasoline and a gun tried to enter the territory of a synagogue in the Big Spasoglinischevsky lane. He wounded the guard, but to set fire to anything did not – he was detained by police.
“The attacker broke into the synagogue in Bolshoi Spasoglinischevsky lane and tried to enter the building with a canister of gasoline. The road was blocked by a guard, who received a gunshot wound to the chest. Arrived at the emergency police detained the offender,” – said the source TASS.
Source AGN “Moscow” reported that the guard was injured in the head and chest and was hospitalized in serious condition. Before the police arrived, the man shouted that all will burn.
Later the official representative of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Russia Irina the Wolf said to”Interfax”that the failed arsonist shot at the security guard from a pneumatic gun. According to her, it was a 40-year-old resident of Moscow Queen. His behavior she called “inadequate.”
Life.ru the name of the attacker – his name is Ivan Lebedev – and argues that it consists on the account in a psychoneurological clinic.
Deputy Chairman of the Moscow community of mountain Jews of Victor Rachminov said Life that the attacker spent hours trying to enter the synagogue with the canister. The guards asked what he wanted, he said that he needed a Rabbi.
According to Rachminov, after one of the guards had his back turned, the man pulled out a gun and shot him and the driver of one of the parishioners. He then tried to set fire to himself, but the wounded guard knocked him down.
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