Hurricane death toll rises to 14 in Moscow, Moscow RegionWorld May 30, 9:52
One serviceman killed after An-26 plane makes hard landing in western RussiaWorld May 30, 9:15
Hurricane in central Russia damages over 180 roofs, nearly 2,000 carsWorld May 30, 8:59
Traces of Barents Sea plankton, bacteria from Madagascar found on ISS surfaceScience & Space May 30, 7:39
North Korean media boast successful ballistic missile launchWorld May 30, 7:03
At least 10 killed as militants shell Syria’s Deir ez-Zor — SANAWorld May 30, 5:49
Over 30,000 people in three Russian regions remain without electricity after stormWorld May 30, 5:28
Putin visits Russian cultural center in ParisSociety & Culture May 30, 3:37
Search engine Yandex denies transfer of Ukrainians' personal data to Russian intelligenceWorld May 30, 0:11
PYATIGORSK, southern Russia, August 22 (Itar-Tass) — Criminal proceedings have been initiated in connection with shooting on the Yuznyi market in Stavropol, southern Russia, on charges of hooliganism, the press service of the Russian Interior Ministry department for the Stavropol territory reports.
According to law enforcers, a group of men came to the Yuzhnyi market in daytime on Wednesday and opened fire at vegetable vendors, some of whom were citizens of Tajikistan, Azerbaijan and Armenia.
“Supposedly, they used traumatic weapons,” the press service went on to say.
Five people were wounded. Doctors assess their condition as satisfactory.
“The attackers escaped from the scene in a car whose owner has been detained. Police are studying witnesses’ evidence and the incident’s video recording,” the press service said.
Investigation into the incident is under way.