The organizer of kidnapping of People's Deputy Olexiy Goncharenko was a Deputy of Odesa region, Liman district council Kushnarev. This was announced by Odesa region Prosecutor Oleg Zhuchenko.
The Prosecutor said that Kushnarev’s son was among those who were killed on May 2, 2014 in Odesa.
"Kushnarev is Deputy of Liman Regional Council of Odesa region. He is not just the organizer of the abduction, but in fact he and two of his associates went to the place and wanted to injure People's Deputy, to pour the acid on him to disfigure the face, make him blind, as well as to broke the kneecaps. A person had a motive. He was an organizer of abduction and personally executor of the crime. Thanks to the coordinated and advance work of the Security Service and the investigator they were not able to hurt Goncharenko", Prosecutor said.
According to him, only 3 people have been arrested.