Urgent: Kazakh figure skater Denis Ten stabbed

19 July, 2018, 16:46 581
Urgent: Kazakh figure skater Denis Ten stabbed

At the time of hospitalization, a condition of Denis Ten was assessed as very ill.

Denis Ten, Kazakh figure skater - bronze medalist, a two-time World medalist (silver in 2013, bronze in 2015), the 2015 Four Continents champion, the 2017 Winter Universiade champion, and a five-time national champion of Kazakhstan was stabbed, BNews.kz informs.

The physicians commented on the condition of figure skater Denis Tena, who was stabbed, BNews.kz correspondent reports with reference to the press service of the Almaty City Health Department.

"On July 19, 2018, at 14.56, an emergency call has registered. The ambulance crew responded to the scene. Denis Ten was admitted to the Central City Clinical Hospital, A preliminary diagnosis ‘Knife wound of the upper third of the right thigh’. Damage of the femoral vessels. External bleeding," the administration reported.

It is noted that from the moment of Ten’s admission the patient's condition was assessed as very ill.

“Necessary reanimation measures carried out. The patient is taken for surgical treatment with the involvement of all leading necessary specialists," the Almaty City Health Department commented.

It should be noted Denis Ten was stabbed at attempt to detain intruders who tried to steal mirrors from his car," the statement of Almaty Department of Internal Affairs reads.

The police added that an investigation has been launched on this fact, measures have been taken to identify and detain the suspects, and the entire staff of the Almaty Department of Internal Affairs has been involved in the investigation process.