Lawyer was murdered in Dniprovskyi District of Kyiv. This was reported by the press service of the National Police in Kyiv.
Incident took place at night on Mykolsko-Slobidska street. Law enforcement officers received report from passers-by who saw the man in blood on the ground. Investigative team immediately arrived at the scene.
According to preliminary data, the unknown found near the house where the victim lived, came from behind and shot him in the head. The lawyer died from the gunshot wound in the hospital.
Law enforcers have established the identity of the deceased: it is a 46-year-old local resident, who was returning home from work.
During the inspection of the scene, law enforcement officers using a service dog found the shot cartridge case of 7.65 mm caliber, which was sent for examination.
Criminal proceeding under Part. 1, Art. 115 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine was initiated on the fact of premeditated murder. All necessary investigative measures are being conducted to establish the suspect.
The investigation considers the number of versions of the crime such as murder for robbery, personal life issues and professional activity, as the killed person was a lawyer.