St. Petersburg, October 9 – Novosti. In St. Petersburg, during a wedding in a restaurant, a man was shot dead, the suspect was detained, the press service of the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Internal Affairs for St. Petersburg and the Leningrad Region reported.
As specified by the police, information about the shooting on Vitebsky Prospekt was received the night before.
“A thirty-one-year-old man, while at a wedding celebration in a restaurant, after a verbal conflict that arose, fired at least five shots from a traumatic pistol belonging to him in the direction of a 26-year-old offender who died from his injuries,” the statement says.
The Department of the Investigative Committee for the region opened a criminal case under the article “murder”. Now the issue of choosing a preventive measure in the form of detention and bringing charges against the suspect is being decided.