The shootout was attended by about 20 people — all of them were detained.
Near «Zhitomirskaya» metro station in Kiev, the unknown started shooting. It is reported by the press service of the Metropolitan Department of the Interior.
«The police is finding out circumstances of the shooting in Kiev. The accident happened in Svyatoshinsky district. According to preliminary information, no one was hurt in the incident», — said in a statement.
«Near «Zhitomirskaya» metro were detained «racketeers», more than 20 people. No injuries are reported, the police used weapons», — he said the head of the Metropolitan Police Alexander Tereshchuk.
At the scene are working law enforcement officers.