Police have detained five more participants of the shooting in Brovary, Kyiv region, in Zhytomyr region: the total number of detainees makes 16. The press service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs reports.
"Patrolmen have apprehended five more participants of the criminal clashes in Brovary in Zhytomyr region. The total number of detainees has already reached 16," Anton Gerashchenko, Deputy Interior Minister, said.
He also added that the police continued identifying all those involved in the black redistribution of the transport market in Kyiv region.
The mayor of Brovary Ihor Sapozhko stated that all detainees were Vinnytsia residents.
"Two minibusses, one Toyota car have been detained. According to preliminary information from the police, all the detainees were from Vinnytsia," the mayor said in his comment to 112 Ukraine TV channel.
As we reported earlier, an armed showdown took place in Brovary, Kyiv region, earlier this morning. According to the preliminary line of inquiry, a conflict broke between the entrepreneurs who perform passenger services and illegal carriers.
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.