A police officer in the Urals shot himself in the buttocks with a hunting rifle

The employee of Department of police № 24 in Kamensk-Uralsky was shot in his buttocks from his own hunting rifle. On this fact being a service check reports on Monday, October 16, Znak.com with reference to the head of the press service of the interior Ministry of Russia in Sverdlovsk region Valery Burnt.

The basic version happened — an accident. The incident occurred at a time when the policeman was on vacation.

“This day was for him actually the second birthday, if the cartridge was not shot and had a bullet, it could end in tragedy — the fatal or serious injury. And it has done more moral harm than the physical,” said Colonel Burnt.

It is reported that the man shot himself owned was a hunting rifle. It was loaded the cartridge with small shot for duck hunting, and it saved a police officer from serious injury. At the hospital, doctors removed from the buttocks strongman lead balls and sent the victim home on an outpatient basis.

According to the press service of the regional Department of internal Affairs, the injured policeman was on leave. Management of the territorial Department of internal Affairs intends to evaluate the actions of the police-hunter.

In mid-October, a resident of the Belarusian city of Lida was in an accident and survived, then fought with girlfriend, tried to shoot a gun, but survived again.