No signs of violent death were found on the body.
The police have already opened a criminal case under Article 115 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine ("Murder"). The man's body was sent for forensic examination.
The publication claims that the victim’s name was Roman Zakladnyi. He was an investigator of Ukraine’s State Security Service. Zakladnyi was supposed to retire on July 15. The SBU confirmed the fact of his death.
As we reported earlier, on July 13, commander of reconnaissance force of the Ukrainian military stepped on an explosive device not far from Zaitseve, Luhansk region.
The Ukrainian side agreed with the militants that the ceasefire would hold for the period that is necessary to evacuate the body of the deceased. However, the enemy opened fire in this area, using heavy machine guns. This resulted in the medic's death.
Prosecution authorities of Donetsk region have begun the pre-trial investigation on the fact of the murder.