A man took three people hostage in a bank in Tyumen, Russia. The culprit demands to hand him 15 million Russian rubles (USD 200,000). NTV reported that on July 7.
"An unidentified man took three Sberbank workers hostages, demanding to pass him 15 million rubles, witnesses say", reads the message.
According to RIA Novosti's source in the police, some 50 people were evacuated from the living house in Tyumen, where the bank office is located on the ground floor.
The man claimed to carry a "dangerous item" in his bag; the site is sealed off.
On May 11, 2021, news emerged of a terrible tragedy in Kazan, the capital of the Russian Republic of Tatarstan—19-year-old Ilnaz Galyaviyev brought a weapon to the school he had graduated from four years earlier and opened fire. As a result, seven children and two adults perished, and about 20 more people were wounded.