He reported that on September 30, he was on a working trip in Vinnytsia. He went there in the train, while the car was left at the archive city at Solomyanska Street, 24.
“At this time, from the next house, my driver, who was near the garage in archive city, was attacked with a shot (or few). The bullet or shotgun pellet wounded the chin of Serhiy; there is no threat to his health or life,” Khromov wrote.
The police detained the supported shooter; Khromov noted that he does not know the motives of the shooter and he does not tie the incident with something.
Meanwhile, according to the law enforcers, the local citizen is involved in the incident. A man explained to the police officers that he went out to the balcony to shoot from the pneumatic gun at birds and aimed at the bypasser by accident.
The shooter was detained; the law enforcers opened the criminal case due to hooliganism. He faces up to seven years in jail.
As we reported, today, on September 22, an unknown shooter opened fire on the car of Serhiy Shefir, first assistant of the President of Ukraine. The incident occurred near Lisnyky village, Kyiv region. The official did not suffer any injuries. His driver, on the other hand, was wounded in the assault. The driver of Serhiy Shefir drove to the village of Lisnyky on his own and parked his car. An ambulance was called after that.
Prosecutor General of Ukraine Iryna Venedyktova reported that the criminal case has been opened due to an attack at the car of first assistant of President of Ukraine Serhiy Shefir with preliminary qualification as the attempted murder of two and more people. The law enforcers have presented three main versions of the attempt.