A man passing by hit the patrol police officer while she was documenting a car accident in Kyiv on Saturday night, November 19, confirmed by the speaker of the Kyiv National Police Oksana Blyshchyk on her Facebook page.
"Patrol police officers were documenting a car accident in Kyiv with no people hurt. Then a group of men went on the road. The patrol woman-officer asked them to clean out the roadway. The conflict blazed up. One of the men hit her,” writes Oksana Blyshchyk.
The police woman was hospitalized with suspected closed craniocerebral injury, shoulder and hip pointer. Her condition is satisfactory now.
The attacker was arrested. A criminal case on threatening or using force against law enforcement official is initiated against the attacker. He is under threat of three years in prison.