A shootout took place in the town of Brovary, not far from Kyiv. The police took in ten armed people. Vitaliya Grokholska, the chief specialist of PR department of the National Police in Kyiv region told this to the press.
"Workers of the local police arrived on site just a minute after that. They detained 10 people with guns. They took them to a local police station. It appeared these were the "guests" from other regions of Ukraine. The site of the incident is now being investigated, other participants are being identified, circumstances and reasons of the incident are sorted out", she said.
According to the preliminary line of inquiry, a conflict broke between the entrepreneurs who perform passenger services and illegal carriers.
Several bullets hit the windows in the nearby houses.
As of 10 a.m., law enforcers reported no victims, although the shooting occurred near a driveway where vehicles were driving, and people were passing by.