Man who injured police officer in Astara arrested

Baku: A man, who injured police officer in Astara, has been arrested.

The Interior Ministry said that police officer of Astara City Police Department, police sergeant Ayaz Huseynov approached to suspicious driver of “KIA” Seymur Aliyev and required documents on March 30 at about 12:00, APA reports.

Aliyev disobeyed the police and started the car, after hurting Huseynov in foot, got off the car and fled the scene.

250 grams of heroin was seized Huseynov’s car, 1 100 grams of opium, 20 grams of hashish, 1 gram amphetamine tablets, one IJ rifle without relevant documents, 54 cartridges and one brass knuckle knife from his house.

Search-operations are underway on the fact.

SOURCE: Azeri Press News Agency