Well-known Moscow rights defender Pavel Pyatnitsky detained for firing from car
A criminal case under Hooliganism has been initiated.
In the center of Moscow on Tsvetnoy Boulevard, the police detained the driver of a Ford, who opened fire from his car’s window in the evening of April 12. A well-known Moscow human rights activist Pavel Pyatnitsky turned out to be the violator. The police discovered several shell casings at the scene. The MIA told REN TV that a criminal case under Hooliganism had been initiated into the incident.
The expert often appears on the air of well-known TV programs and talk shows, commenting on the progress of high-profile criminal cases. It is not reported for what purpose the lawyer opened fire.