48-year-old man who opened fire in a residential house on the street Chaadaeva in the Svyatoshinsky district of Kiev on 6 November and wounding a neighbor, taken into custody for two months, the press service of the Prosecutor’s office in Kiev on Friday.

“Man, being in the hallway of a residential house at the place of residence during the conflict with the OSBB members and neighbors made two shots from a hunting rifle in one of the occupants of the house. Illegal actions of the attacker was stopped by witnesses who also called an ambulance for the wounded man,” the message reads.

The offender is declared a suspicion under part 2 of article 15 of part 1 of article 115 (attempt to murder) of the Criminal code of Ukraine.

In his petition, the Prosecutor asked the court to apply in relation to the suspect a measure of restraint in form of detention. The court, after hearing the parties ‘ arguments, granted the petition of the Prosecutor, the suspect elected a measure of restraint in form of detention for a period of 60 days, without any alternatives. Pre-trial investigation in the case continues.

As reported in the social network eyewitness of the incident and a participant in the conflict, residents accused the man that he had accumulated large debts for utilities, from-for what the entire building is not hooked up to the heat and also made insert to the total electroweak not to pay for electricity. In the course of the conflict with its neighbors, has arisen not for the first time, he several times opened fire from a carbine “saiga” and wounded 40-year-old resident of the same house, who was hospitalized in serious condition. Shooting recorded on video, which also shows how the gunman unsuccessfully tried to stop his daughter.

The evening of the same day, the police blocked the house and arrested the shooter.