A tragedy occurred on Saturday night in Perama when a 25-year-old special guard accidentally shot dead his brother at their father’s home.
According to the information provided so far, the two brothers who serve at EL.AS were home yesterday with their father after 10 p.m. One of them started playing with his service weapon which he thought was empty.
According to testimony and descriptions to date, the weapon, which actually contained a bullet inside, exploded, as a result of which the 25-year-old brother was shot in the head.
The victim was immediately taken to hospital, where he was declared dead. Investigations are ongoing and the weapon has been confiscated.