Ex-TV presenter on REN-TV who wounded a man gets arrested
According to the investigation, he fired several shots at the victim with a traumatic gun Groza 4.
The Lefortovo Court of Moscow has arrested the former presenter of Remont po-chastnomu on REN-TV, Aleksey Samsonov, who is accused of willful causing of serious harm to health. Samsonov has been placed under arrest for two months until October 15. This is reported by TASS.
The Moscow police also confirmed the fact of shooting, which occurred near one of the houses on 11 Shosse Entuziastov on August 15. A number of stores with construction equipment and materials is located in this area. It is possible that Samsonov had come there to buy the necessary props for the shooting.
Law enforcers found the 41-year-old victim with penetrating wounds to the head and chest and abdominal injuries on the spot. Aleksey Samsonov was detained on suspicion of committing the crime. According to the investigation, he shot with a traumatic pistol Groza 4. The police officers initiated a criminal case under Intentional Infliction of a Grave Injury.
The 44-year-old Aleksey Samsonov was the presenter of Remont po-chastnomu on REN-TV until April 2017. Until recently, the man was the host of the TV channel Tvoy Dom (‘Your Home’). He is also the author of a popular blog in Instagram, dedicated to repair, where he shares advice on the choice of building materials.
The detention is related to the investigation into the abduction and murder of Tatyana Sidorova, a deputy of the Ramenskoye District Legislature, and three members of her family, which occurred back in 2012.