Shooting at the «Moscow-city»: six security guards were injured, four suspects arrested

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Four suspects in the attempted murder of security guards in a shootout near the «Moscow-city» were detained in Moscow, reported on Saturday, senior assistant media relations head of the main investigatory management SK the capital Julia Ivanova.

Earlier it was reported that the evening of 17 November on the territory of the complex «Moscow-city» between the visitors and employees of a private security company and had a conflict. As a result of fight six guards received gunshot wounds of varying severity. The attackers fled from the crime scene, the victims were taken to the hospital.

Causes and chronology

Information about the shooting on the territory of the complex «Moscow-city» was received by the police late Friday evening. As reported by RIA Novosti source in law enforcement bodies, the conflict began as a result of the altercation at the restaurant Crystal Ballroom in the tower «Eye». «Not shared» guests of the restaurant, is still unknown. Officially, the police reported that the conflict occurred on home soil because of the Parking of vehicles.

According to a source, the gunman used a traumatic weapon. According to the source, after the shooting, the attackers fled in a Maybach. Police announced the car wanted, and later was looking for a two — Toyota and Lexus, as it was assumed that they may be involved in the incident.

Initially, the Metropolitan police reported six victims, four of which had to go to the hospital, and two were supposed to provide medical care on the spot. However, later, all six victims were taken to the hospital.

Employees of Regardie

In the shootout were injured two employees of the FSUE «Okhrana» of Regardie. As reported RIA Novosti, the official representative of the company Valery Gribakin, the staff acted according to the instructions and took all measures to suppress violations. One of the employees gave a statement to investigators.

The attack and detention

After the shooting was a criminal case about attempt at murder of two and more persons, said senior assistant head GASK in Moscow Julia Ivanova.

In the afternoon on Saturday, the press service of the MIA reported the detention of two alleged members of the fight with the shooting. This figure then increased to four: as reported by Julia Ivanova, on suspicion of the attempted murder of the guards were arrested four men, one of whom was hospitalized.

«The criminal investigation continues,» she added.