Moscow: businessman shot his former companion for debt of $3 million
The murderer was detained by the guard of the shot businessman.
In southern Moscow, a businessman shot his former partner because of a financial dispute.
The incident occurred on the night before, on April 19, on Simonovsky Val Street. Near the office building there was a conflict between a 59-year-old entrepreneur and his former business partner. During the quarrel the 59-year-old merchant fired five shots at his opponent. The victim was urgently hospitalized, but died from severe wounds.
The shooter was detained at the scene by the guard of the victim. He handed the killer to law enforcement.
As sources have specified, the former partners could not settle financial disagreements. Earlier, men had owned a joint business for the production of glass containers for alcoholic beverages. After the 62-year-old companion left the company, the defendant demanded the repayment of the debt. According to TASS, the debt comes to $3 million.
The suspect is charged with murder and illegal arms trafficking. At present, investigative actions are being conducted. He will be charged in the near future.