The man opened fire and wounded one of the security guards in the supermarket located in Sportyvna Square in Kyiv. This was reported by the head of the communication department of Kyiv police Oksana Blyschyk on her Facebook page.
"The event occurred in the Pechersk district in Sportyvna Square. Security guard with a wound to abdomen was taken to the hospital," the report said.
At 15:30 law enforcement officers received a report on shooting in the supermarket. The investigative-operational groups of Pechersk and the Main Police Departments arrived at the scene.
"It was preliminary established that the buyer took a bottle of the drink from the shelf, and broke it near cashiers. The supermarket guard invited him to his office, where the man took out his weapons, shot several times and wounded the guard in the stomach," the police spokesman said.
Offender (Kyiv citizen born in 1969) was detained, weapons were seized, and the victim was taken to the hospital. The guard was wounded with the Flaubert pistol.