Minsk hostage release operation details

A tall and strong middle-aged man used a weapon (probably a Makarov gun) and took the teller hostage at 1 p.m. on October 1. The police tried negotiating with the attacker until 4.20 p.m. The negotiations brought no result and a special operation was started. The man was neutralised with the help of weapons.   

The teller (a young woman) stayed alive. The attacker was taken to hospital.