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Russian man killed in Gwangju’s Gwangsan Dist.

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Russian man killed in Gwangjus Gwangsan Dist.

 

A Russian national was found dead in Gwangjus Gwangsangu. Local police are now in pursuit of three suspects.

 

Yeongju Ahn reports.

 

A police investigation is underway in a murder case where a Russian man was stabbed to death on the street in Gwangsan District.

 

Gwangju Gwangsan Police Station said that three foreigners who are assumed to be Thai stabbed a 22-year-old Russian national and then fled the scene in Hanam-Dong at 9:54 p.m. on Wednesday.

 

The victim was taken to a nearby hospital in a state of unconsciousness with a severe chest injury but was pronounced dead during emergency treatment.

 

Witnesses told police that two of the suspects were relatively short, while the other was reportedly wearing red clothes.

 

Police officials said they are currently searching the area where the suspects are believed to have fled and trying to figure out the exact motive for the incident. They also added that they are waiting for additional witnesses to step forward to help in the investigation.

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