MOSCOW, July 26 (RAPSI) – Prosecutors approved indictment against Timur Bekmansurov, who stands charged with shooting in the Perm State University that led to the death of 6 people last autumn, and sent the case to court for hearing, the Prosecutor General’s Office reports Tuesday.

The matter is to be considered by the Perm Krai Court.

The young man stands charged with murder and attempted killing of two and more persons, infringement on the life of a law enforcement officer, intended damage to property of another committed from molester motives in a dangerous way.

According to investigators, in September 2021, the student entered the university and did the shooting. As a result of the attack, 6 people died and 37 were injured. Bekmansurov was injured when resisting arrest and taken to hospital.

Later, the defendant pled guilty. He could face life in prison if convicted.

Two officers of the Perm State Road Safety Inspectorate who took down the student were advanced in rank.