The information about mining, which was received by the police on Friday evening in Kharkiv, was not confirmed. The Communications Division of the Police stated that.
"Experts of the mine clearance management explored the buildings and the surrounding area of the pointed establishments thoroughly, 2226 people were evacuated. No explosive devices and hazardous substances were observed by the law enforcers," says the message.
The officers opened a criminal case according to the pt. 1 of the article No. 258 (terrorist attack) according to the Criminal Code of Ukraine. Article sanctions stipulate from 5 to 10 years imprisonment with confiscation of property or without it.
The man got the Metro bridge in Kyiv, stopped in the middle of it and got out. The law enforcers qualified case as the preparation for the terrorist act.
Kyiv Mayor Vitaly Klitschko stated that the perpetrator downed the police quadcopter, which spotted his face, from the pipe gun.