Caught in a bear trap fisherman died in the Irkutsk region

Investigators began checking on the fact of death of the inhabitant of the Irkutsk region, which was in the woods in a trap for the beast. On Monday, September 11, reported on the website of the Investigative Committee of Russia in the region.

The incident occurred on the morning of September 9, when two residents of the Main village of Kazachinsko-Lensky district went by car on a fishing trip. Driving along a country road about 70-80 kilometers, they stopped at a forest. There one of the men found a barrel. When he examined her, there was a shot from a sawed-off shotgun, mounted behind the barrel. The result is a injured fisherman died on the spot.

Familiar 47-year-old victim, came to the rescue to the sound of the shot, loaded the man’s body in the trunk and returned with him to the village.

According to preliminary investigation, consisting of drums, sawed-off shotguns and feeding the design was the bait for the bear. “It is established that neither of the two men the owner of the weapon is not” — said the investigation Department.

Currently, investigators establish the identity of the owner of the weapon. At the end of the audit will be procedural decision.

In July, the Irkutsk region a local resident accidentally shot two fishermen, trying to scare off the bear. Was prosecuted for causing death by negligence.