People shot in Aizpute are not Latvian citizens
The people who were shot near the private clinic in Airzpute on Sunday, 30 September, are not Latvian citizens, said Chief of Criminal Police Andrejs Grišins prior to the press-briefing organized on Monday, 1 October.
The chief of criminal police did not reveal the nationality of the victims. He did not say if the victims are Russian. He only said that two of them were men and one – a woman. Grišins said the victims are middle-aged.
The chief of Criminal Police also said that all victims were staying in a guest house not far from the scene of the crime. According to him, the current state of the victims is serious but stable. Grišins said the crime was likely committed by a group of people. On Sunday, 30 September, a shooting took place at Vitality Academy private clinic in Aizpute County.
State Police representative Ilze Jurēvica said that three people were shot, but their injuries are not life-threatening. Representatives of Vitality Academy have confirmed that a shooting did take place at the clinic, but not on its territory. The clinic’s work was not disrupted, however.