CHELYABINSK, 21 Feb – RIA Novosti. The police detained a man who was shooting from the windows of a residential building in Chelyabinsk, a criminal case was opened under the article “hooliganism”, RIA Novosti reported on Sunday in the press service of the GUMVD of Russia in the region.
According to a law enforcement source, the man fired several shots from the apartment of a residential building, from the window and from the balcony.
“The detainee was a 39-year-old man with no previous convictions, he was in a state of alcoholic intoxication. A criminal case was opened against him under Part 1 of Article 213 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation (hooliganism),” the agency's interlocutor said.
Currently, all the circumstances are being established, the suspect has been placed in a temporary detention center, she said.
The police also added that he has all the permits for weapons.