New details of the firing incident in Kharkiv became public, according to Olena Barannyk, the press officer of the local police's press service.
'We found out that a group of ten men were at a restaurant. When they left it, several unidentified people approached them and opened fire. One of the attacked men suffered a headshot wound, while the wounded got a bullet to the leg. The Toyota car parked nearby also took damage. The attackers escaped, leaving the weapon on the crime scene,' she said.
Both wounded men were taken to a hospital; later, the medics reported that one of them died.
The shootout occurred on late Thursday, at about 11 p.m. The police reported that a group of Caucasus natives was leaving the restaurant when a car with shooters inside approached. A fire burst followed, resulting in one dead and one wounded.
The shooters are now on the wanted list; the police keeps on searching.