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Bank official shot in Moscow

March 12, 2009 at 2:04 AM

MOSCOW, March 12 (UPI) -- Gunmen attempted to assassinate the chairman of Konversbank in Moscow, authorities said Wednesday.

"An unidentified gunmen fired several shots at the board chairman of Konversbank and his guard," The Moscow division of the Prosecutor-General's Office Investigation Committee told ITAR-TASS. "Both men have been taken to hospital."

Names of those involved and the condition of the two men were not known.

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