Saturday evening was disrupted in Sabinov, Slovakia by a man who, according to witnesses, was supposed to shoot from a car. People at the scene quickly took cover in the nearest supermarket. No one was injured in the incident and the police arrested the suspect. According to Slovak media, he had to give them a special reason for his actions.
An extraordinary event happened on Saturday evening in the center of Sabinov in the Prešov Region. According to witnesses from the scene, the elderly man should have fired from the car. Roma residents were supposed to be at the scene of the incident, who quickly hid in the nearest shopping center. “There were several people there, among them my sister and cousin, they were very scared,” described one of the eyewitnesses of the website Pluska.sk.
The police immediately arrived at the scene in several cars and began searching for the man. They also called in an intervention team from the Emergency Police Department (PPÚ), whose task was to eliminate the shooter if possible. They searched for the man in the apartment buildings around the place where the incident happened.
Around eleven o’clock, the police officers were supposed to come out of the entrance of an apartment building with an elderly man, who went with them to the police station. There, according to television, Markíza told them, that he trained on New Year’s Eve.
According to Gabriela Gabošová from the Regional Directorate of the Police Force in Prešov, no one was injured in the incident. “Several police units were sent to investigate the incident. The police restricted the freedom of the suspect,” Gabošová told the TASR agency. She added that the police are intensively dealing with the case and are examining all the circumstances of this event.