The parents of the children where from a homemade gun had fired 68-year-old resident of the village of the New Odessa the Nikolaev area, renounced claims to the attacker. About it reports the local edition “My city”.
September 11 in Central district court of Nikolaev chose a measure of restraint Evgrafova Alexander, who fired at children from a homemade weapon.
“In the courtroom, he admitted his involvement in the incident, but assured that he did it unintentionally. According to the man, the gun he found and took it, just to scare the children. He added that he was aiming down and not intentionally hurt the child,” the newspaper writes.
The Prosecutor noted that the suspect Evgrafov may abscond and influence witnesses. Moreover, she said, he is a relative of an employee of the new Odessa regional Department of the police. Also, the Prosecutor said of the risks of committing other crimes a suspect because he was already brought to administrative responsibility for drinking alcohol in a public place.
In turn, the parents of child victims renounced claims to the attacker. In addition, a good estimate of the suspect and gave his neighbor who “doesn’t understand how a good man could do this”.
Recall that on September 9 in New Odessa Nikolaev area 68-year-old local resident was shot from a homemade device. As a result of the shot was traumatized 12-year-old boy and two girls aged nine and five years old. The attacker was also injured.
The next day the press Secretary of the Main Directorate of the National police in the Nikolaev area Elena Berezhnaya, the TV channel “112 Ukraine” reported that the man shot at children in New Odessa was in a state of alcoholic intoxication.