Man opening fire in taxi vehicle detained in Kokshetau
Kokshetau. January 19. KazTAG - A man opening fire in a taxi vehicle has been detained in Kokshetau, reports the department of internal affairs of Akmola region.
"The conflict between a young driver born in 1990 who was giving private taxi service in his Mercedes and a passenger occurred on January 15. The taxi driver was carrying a young Asian man who refused to pay," said the department of internal affairs.
According to the police the passenger left his phone number and appointed a meeting nearby "Solnechnoye" café where he promised to pay. The taxi driver arrived at 21.30 to the appointed place and was attacked with fire coming from KIA car arriving to the place.
"The man sitting in the car started shooting. The taxi driver left from the scene. The suspect has been identified. He is a man born in 1985 who has criminal record for hooliganism, sexual abuse and swindle. He has been taken to pre trial detention facility," said the department.