Last Sunday, a Moscow pensioner took out his hunting rifle after a quarrel with other men near his home. The incident occurred at 4:30 p.m. in Moscow’s south-west last Sunday.
The 66-year-old man got quarreled with two other men, then went home and took out his hunting rifle.
He shot twice thus killing one man and wounding the other in the side. One man died right on the crime scene, the other was taken to a hospital.
The pensioners gave himself up to the police who arrived to the crime scene; his rifle was confiscated.
Translated by Maria Gouseva
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