The episode with the shootings on Tatoiou Avenue in Nea Erithraia had a tragic end.
Despite the efforts of the doctors to keep him alive, one of the two men, 43 years old, ended up in hospital, who were suddenly shot in the morning by a 40-year-old man, while they were doing gas work, on Tatoiou Avenue, Nea Erithraia.
The second is being treated for leg injuries.
The accused, who, according to information from police sources, is facing psychological problems, is being held at the Security Sub-Directorate of Northeastern Attica.
ELAS announcement about the shootings in Nea Erithraia:
A 23-year-old local man was arrested this morning, Saturday, October 2021, 40, in the area of Nea Erithraia, accused of murder, attempted murder and violation of the law on weapons.
In particular, the detainee earlier shot and injured two people, namely a 43-year-old local neighbor and another 43-year-old local, who were performing technical work in an adjacent house.
Police officers of the DI.AS team went to the spot. and in the context of searches, they located and arrested the perpetrator, while at the same time, a revolver was found and confiscated in the basement of his house.
The injured were taken to hospitals, where one of them ended up, while the other is being treated.
The arrested person will be taken to the Athens Prosecutor's Office.
Preliminary investigation is carried out by the Security Sub-Directorate of Northeastern Attica.