A car exploded in Kyiv's Holosiivsky district on early April 4. The blast occurred due to the explosive device's activation; the bomb itself was planted under the car. The Prosecutor General's Office of Ukraine reported that as quoted by Ukrainska Pravda news agency.
According to the law enforcement agency, the explosion appeared to be the murder attempt, and the target was an officer of Ukraine's intelligence. He is a veteran of the Joint Forces Operation.
'As he was setting the explosive charge, it went off, and the man suffered multiple injuries of varios degrees of severity; he died of these wounds at a hospital without regaining conscience', the Office reported.
The investigation is conducted by the Main Department of the National Police in Kyiv. The Chief Military Prosecutor's Office supervises the procedure.