Fight with shooting occurred in south-east of Moscow
According to preliminary data, two people were injured.
Workers of one of the construction sites in the Moscow district of Nekrasovka out up a mass fight as a result of a conflict. One of the participants in the brawl opened fire from a traumatic pistol, reports TV channel 360.
“A conflict occurred between two groups of citizens at the intersection of Vertoletchikov and Maresyeva streets on Thursday. As a result, two people were injured, according to preliminary data, they suffered because of the use of traumatic weapons,” the press service of the Moscow central office of the Ministry of Internal Affairs said.
They noted that the shooter managed to escape before the police arrived. Now Interior Ministry employees are searching for him and establishing other participants in the row. The issue of whether to open a criminal case is being considered.
The Prosecutor General's Office had earlier accused the Moscow region’s ex-official of exceeding official authority, taking a bribe on an especially large scale, and forgery, and demanded to seize assets worth of 9 billion rubles ($135 million) from him.