A march of Dynamo Kyiv and Shakhtar Donetsk fans took place in Dnipro before the Football Cup of Ukraine finals. During it there was a fight - as a result, the patrol policeman was injured. This was reported by the press service of the police of Dnepropetrovsk region.
The media reports, the fans opposed the sale of tickets for the football match by their passports.
It is reported that one of the fans threw a pyrotechnic product in police officer, as a result of which he received burns to the neck and forearm. It happened in the center of the city about 18 hours during the gathering of fans. After that they went to the stadium, on the way there was a fight between them. In fact, 20 people were taken to the police station.
On the fact of wounding a policeman, criminal proceedings were opened on part 2 of Art. 345 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine. Circumstances of the case being established.
1.6 thousand law enforcement provide law and order in Dnipro during the match.