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Russia: Gunfight breaks out in central Moscow, arrests made00:42

Russia: Gunfight breaks out in central Moscow, arrests made

Russian Federation, Moscow
June 10, 2015 at 21:28 GMT +00:00 · Published

A gunfight broke out in central Moscow on Wednesday, after police chased armed criminals through the city. Those fleeing were reportedly the first to fire at police, with the latter then returning fire. Police eventually managed to detain the group near Paveletskaya Station.

The detainees are suspected of committing a series of robberies. One person was injured on Wednesday and is being treated for minor injuries at a local hospital. The vehicle of the assailants was also badly damaged, as can be seen in the footage.

Russia: Gunfight breaks out in central Moscow, arrests made00:42
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A gunfight broke out in central Moscow on Wednesday, after police chased armed criminals through the city. Those fleeing were reportedly the first to fire at police, with the latter then returning fire. Police eventually managed to detain the group near Paveletskaya Station.

The detainees are suspected of committing a series of robberies. One person was injured on Wednesday and is being treated for minor injuries at a local hospital. The vehicle of the assailants was also badly damaged, as can be seen in the footage.

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