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A resident of Transbaikalia fired at the boy for playing on the SUV

A resident of Transbaikalia shot 9-year-old child because the boy climbed onto the spare tire of his SUV, according to the website of the RF IC.

"According to investigators, on 27 July 2020 in the settlement Priargunsk suspect fired a pellet gun at 9-year-old boy, causing the child admitted to hospital with a penetrating gunshot wound to the chest", - stated in the message.

According to investigators, the boy during the game climbed onto the spare wheel of the SUV. The car belonged to a 59-year-old neighbor, who made the child remark, and then shot him with an air rifle. On Wednesday, investigators detained the man.

It added that the man opened a case under article of the criminal code of Russian Federation "attempt at murder juvenile". Investigators seized his air rifle Hatsan brand, interviewed the injured boy, his parents, other witnesses and the suspect.