“The police officers establish the circumstances of the shooting at the convenience market. As a result of the accident, two people sustained injuries. They were hospitalized,” the message reads.
It is noted that the unknown came to the shop and fired a couple of shots at the employees, supposedly, from a traumatic weapon. Two men sustained bodily injuries and were hospitalized. The armed perpetrators got into their cars and escaped from the site.
The investigative group worked in the shop to establish all circumstances and details of the incident and searching the persons of interest.
Later, the 112 Ukraine TV channel reported that police introduced an amber alert in Odesa. The searching of the attackers continues.
It is known that there were about 10 men in two minibusses. They entered the shop and fired at the employees. The workers, in their turn, started to fire back but the attackers escaped.
The Chief Department of the National Police in Odesa region on Facebook explained the reason of the shootout: the workers of the shop, understanding that earlier had an argument due to the cars’ parking with their compatriots who also sell fabrics at the same market, armed with a pistol with rubber bullets and bates and came to their shop and broke windows. The police officers who came at the site prevented the criminal actions and detained ten people.
The accident was qualified as hooliganism. The events for the establishment and prosecution of all partakers of the crime continue.
As we reported, about 07:00 a.m., May 29, the mass shooting took place in Brovary, Kyiv region. The reason for the shooting is the conflict between the entrepreneurs who deal with the passenger service and illegal carriers.