“The incident occurred after the hearing of Svyatogor’s case at the Shevchenkivski District court in Kyiv in the evening on February, 21. “The unknowns firstly hit him over the head with the heavy object, after which the victim fell and they continued to punch his body and limbs. In particular, they used a hard blunt object similar to brass-knuckles or something like that, with the help of which the culprits managed to cut the skin on his face and at the back of his head”, - the report said.
The victim was provided with the first medical aid immediately. The doctors diagnosed a pushed fracture of the left frontal bone. Now he is in hospital.
At the same time, the National police of Ukraine also reacted to this dramatic event.
“The Shevchenkivskyi police department received a report from the doctors that a man was attacked on Shchusieva Street in Kyiv. The ambulance doctors hospitalized the victim”, - the report said.
Law enforcement questioned the Svyatogor and the witness. According to them, there were two attackers and they wore dark clothes.
The police launched an investigation under paragraph 1 of article 121 (Intentional grievous bodily harm) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine. For committing such a crime the culprits can get up to eight years imprisonment. The police are working on finding out the wrongdoers.