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Shooting reported in Russia’s Perm State University

Headlines 13:58 20 Sep, 2021

Russia's Health Ministry reported that “more than ten people injured in university shooting in Perm.”

Shooting reported in Russia’s Perm State University

An unidentified person has opened fire in one of the buildings of Russia’s Perm State University, leaving several people wounded, according to preliminary reports, Qazet.az reports citing TASS.

"On Monday, an unidentified person entered the university building and opened fire. Some students locked themselves in universities auditoriums to hide from the attacker. Some students jumped out of the windows. Law enforcement agents are heading to the site," the source noted. He added that there are injured people, according to preliminary reports.

Russia's Health Ministry reported that "more than ten people injured in university shooting in Perm."

It was also noted that the person who opened fire was armed with ‘traumatic’ non-lethal weapon.