As noted in the press-centre of the Riga regional police Department, a conflict arose between the workers and victims. The police, reacting not unpleasant statements, one of the workers suddenly grabbed a knife and attacked the man, striking him three blows.

It is worth noting that at the time of incident assailant (1968) was drunk: in his body stated to 2.8 ppm. It is known that earlier he had been convicted of grievous bodily harm.

The case is begun criminal process.