At least eighteen students at a Crimean college are gunned down during a Columbine-style attack that has been described as Russia’s worst act of gun violence.
Investigators known an 18-year-old student at the Kerch college, Vladislav Roslyakov, because the gunman. consistent with CCTV photos printed by the Mash wire channel, Roslyakov had been wearing garments that resembled those of 1 of the columbine shooters. Roslyakov’s dead body was later found at the college with what investigators same were self-inflicted shot wounds.
Local Russian-backed authorities have declared 3 days of mourning across the annexed peninsula.
At least 18 people were killed and more than 40 were injured in a shooting and bombing at a state technical college in Kerch on the Crimean coast Wednesday.https://t.co/llZbkOFDDh
— Campus Safety Mag. (@CampusSafetyMag) October 17, 2018
Senator Frants Klintsevich, member of the Federation Council’s Committee on Defense and Security:
“I don’t assume the Moslem State [terrorist organization prohibited in Russia] is capable of reaching Kerch. it’s additional like there was a Ukrainian trace. It can be each official government structures or twisted nationalists who are capable of doing something out of their emotion for Russia.”
Ramzan Kadyrov, head of Russia’s republic of Chechnya:
“The criminals should be known, set and SEVERELY reprimanded in accordance with the law.”
“Evil ought to be reproved altogether of its manifestations.”