On December 9, around 20:00, the police received information about the death of Adalat Shiriyev, a resident of Masalli district, born in 1975, in the village of Vamazgon, Lerik district, who was shot by a shotgun.

APA was informed about this by the press service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs.

According to preliminary information, the incident occurred as a result of careless handling of a hunting rifle by Amir Litfiyev, a resident of Lerik district, born in 1977.

The police and prosecutor's operation-search, operation-investigation team were involved in the scene of the incident.

An investigation is underway.