A resident of Arkhangelsk hunting accidentally shot brother

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Investigators in the Arkhangelsk region opened a criminal case against 41-year-old resident of Arkhangelsk, who, while hunting ducks, accidentally shot in the head brother, who died on the spot, reported on the website of the regional RF IC.

The tragedy occurred September 1 in the afternoon on forest lake in Upper Verkhnetoemskogo district of the Arkhangelsk region. «The suspect fired a shot from a hunting rifle at the soaring ducks, and in the process inadvertently caused a fatal gunshot wound to the head 34-year-old brother, who stood up in the boat during the shot and was on the firing line», — stated in the message.

From the received gunshot wounds the victim died at the scene. Proceedings were instituted under article «Causing death on imprudence». The investigators establish all the circumstances of the crime. The assigned examiner. It is noted that during the interrogation the suspect gave a detailed testimony about the circumstances of the incident.