Rapid assault and a stabbing at the Mall in Ulyanovsk in social networks explain to youth a showdown. Police said the number of victims, injuring three young men, one of them was hospitalized in intensive care.
The incident occurred around 18:00 Saturday on the track at the entrance to the shopping center “Aquamall” in the area Zasviyazhie. Three (and not two as previously reported) of young people aged 16-17 years cut with knives. The blows fell on the legs, leaking a lot of blood. Ulpravda reports that the attackers were few, and, according to eyewitnesses, they were the same age with the wounded. The publication indicates that the attack, which occurred in full view of dozens of people, including the shopping center visitors with children, shocked the public.
“Many argue that all this is the work of the youth criminal groups, for which the largest shopping center of the city is the “trough”, – specifies the edition of the of Ulyanovsk.
Regional resource 73online claims that the attackers looked to be “up to 35 years.” Provides some evidence from social networks on the basis of which the publication concludes that young people were waiting for: “It seems that here scored “arrow”. Some guys invited other to “showdown”. On the ground near the shopping center it often happens, however, in the night time… the First time I’ve seen that with knives and in the middle of the day.”
The interior Ministry reported that wounded two boys 17 and one 16-year-old. A juvenile was stabbed in the thigh and knee. The condition of one of them severe, he was hospitalized in the intensive care unit. The second or moderate severity. The third is satisfactory. All victims are delivered in GUZ “the Ulyanovsk regional clinical center of specialized types of medical care.”
Official data about the identity or the number of perpetrators is not.