This content is not available in your region

Russian dinner party turns deadly

Access to the comments Comments
By Euronews
Russian dinner party turns deadly

<p>Russian authorities have ordered a psychological evaluation on a man who is accused of shooting dead nine people following a dinner party argument in a village north-west of Moscow.</p> <p>The suspect who has been named as 45-year-old Sergei Yegorov was reportedly drunk at the time of the incident. One of the bodies is said to have been found in the trunk of a car.</p> <p>Interior Ministry Press Representative Vadim Levshin gave the following statement:<br /> “The conflict happened after consuming alcoholic drinks. During the drinking, the suspect left the table, returned to his country house for the weapon after which he carried out the shooting.”</p> <p>Yegorov is expected to remain in police custody for at least 90 days.</p>