NEW YORK, December 3. /Corr. Ivan Sawyers/. Information that the attack on the centre of assistance to people with disabilities in San Bernardino (California) on Wednesday were wounded Russians, were reported. This was reported by the press attache of Consulate General of Russia in San Francisco Maxim Goncharov.
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“Information that the Russians were harmed in this shootout, we don’t have. We caught up with American competent authorities and requested additional information. They still said nothing, we wait for an answer, he said. – While I have no such information”.
“We have requested the information, even when we went the first information (about what happened), but so far, the American authorities did not tell us anything. This means that either the Russians (among victims) no, or they have no information about it,” said Goncharov.
According to the latest data, as a result of the incident 14 people were killed, 17 were wounded. According to media reports, in the centre, where the shooting occurred, assist people with disabilities and developmental delays, including the disabled, visually impaired, suffering from mental disorders. The number of staff – about 25 people. The center also has a library and Assembly hall, which at the time the incident took place festive events.