A 30-year-old resident of Rostov-on-Don survived seven gunshot wounds. The bullets hit various parts of the man's body, including the head.
The incident occurred in Rostov-on-Don, on Lenin Street. A 28-year-old resident of the Volgograd region, being in a state of extreme alcoholic intoxication, opened fire on the man.
"The victim received prompt medical assistance and was taken to a medical facility," an official told ITAR-TASS.
A criminal case was filed under articles "Attempted Murder" and "Illegal Trafficking in Firearms."
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