INGUSHETIA, August 24, Caucasus Times – Recently, three policemen were seriously injured in a bomb explosion while conducting an investigation in the field in Sunzhensky district of the republic, said the Interior Ministry of Ingushetia in an interview with Caucasus Times correspondent.
The incident came yesterday’s night between Galashky and Ali-Yurt villages while the police officers in the field conducted an investigation in the area. “The officers obviously touched a booby-trap, planted by insurgents. As a result of the explosion three policemen suffered shrapnel wounds, two of them transported to the hospital remain in serious condition,” the police said.
The prosecutor’s office instituted a criminal case, under investigation. The law enforcement agencies are trying to hunt down those responsible for the incident.