Police arrested the gunman in the Moscow metro man

Train near platform at metro station “Kaluga”

The police have detained a passenger subway, which opened fire from a traumatic weapons on the train. About it to Agency “Interfax” said the head of the press service of the Department of internal Affairs on the Moscow metro Alex Myshlyaev.

“During carrying out operatively-search actions in a residence on Union street, was arrested 60-year-old Muscovite, who were found to have committed this crime”, — said A. Myshlyaev.

He said that all investigative events are held. The name and address of the attacking it was succeeded to learn, as he dropped the traumatic gun at the scene.

About shooting on the train Kaluga-Riga line it became known earlier in the evening. According to the police spokesman on between two people have a conflict, then one head shot to another. After the incident, the assailant got out of the train at the station “Kaluga”. The victim was hospitalized to the hospital with non-penetrating wound of the soft tissues of the head.

Capital Investigative Committee opened a criminal case under part 3 of article 30, part 1 of article 105 of the RF criminal code (attempted murder). According to preliminary data, shooting was conducted from a pistol “OSA”, said the press service of the UK.

In October last year, a similar incident occurred at the metro station “Aviamotornaya”. Then one of the passengers is also another shot from a traumatic weapons.