On April 19, Alexander Baghiryan, owner of “Inpromservice” company and one of Moscow shopping centers, received fatal gunshot wound. The businessman was killed in front of his bodyguards and witnesses. At least 5 bullets were fired at the businessman.
The man, who opened fire and whose name isn’t mentioned, was former partner of Baghiryan, whom Baghiryan owed USD 3 million. The man came to Baghiryan’s office, the parties first talked peacefully and Baghiryan promised to return the money. But when the men left the office and moved towards their cars, Baghiryan said that he wasn’t going to return anything. After hearing that, his former partner opened fire at Baghiryan.