Shooting was opened at Perm State University.
Students jump out of the windows of the second floor, trying to leave the university building. According to Interfax, there are people killed and injured.
The shooter uses a traumatic weapon. “There is one victim – a head wound, but he is conscious. Now he is being provided with medical assistance, ”the press service of the university quotes 59.ru.
The shooter presumably barricaded himself in one of the auditoriums. The university, through its social networks, asked students to close their offices, and those who were still traveling – to return home.
The death toll has increased to five. Six more were injured, writes 112.
According to preliminary data, the shooting was staged by 18-year-old Timur Bekmansurov. In his social networks, he wrote that his attack “is not a terrorist attack,” and he himself is not a member of extremist organizations.
According to the criminal’s text, he initially chose his former school for the attack, but eventually changed the target. After careful selection, the shooters stopped at the Perm University because of the large number of buildings.
The shooter has already been defused. His weapon was not traumatic, but a firearm.
The number of victims of the shooting in Perm has risen to eight, the UK said.
Ministry of Health: 8 people died in Perm, 24 victims are receiving medical assistance, 19 of them with gunshot wounds.
According to the Investigative Committee, 18-year-old Timur Bekmansurov, who organized the shooting in a Perm university, is alive. He is in critical condition at the hospital.
Bekmansurov has gunshot wounds to his chest and limbs. He is now unconscious on mechanical ventilation.