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Four killed in street shooting in southern Russia

The shooter committed suicide

KRASNODAR, November 24. /TASS/. A local resident shot three people and wounded another person before committing suicide in the the town of Krymsk in Russia’s southern Krasnodar Region, Spokesman for the regional branch of the Russian Interior Ministry Alexander Runov told TASS on Thursday.

"A local resident born in 1956 caused fatal gunshot wounds to two employees of a medical center on Komarov Street in Krymsk at about 5:00 p.m. today," he said, adding that the shooter opened fire on passers-by after he had left the medical facility.

"As a result, one person died on the spot and another one was seriously wounded. The man then committed suicide," the police spokesman added.

"According to preliminary information, the outcome of the perpetrator’s divorce could have been the reason behind the incident," Runov told TASS.