Unknown people have shot Mykolai Bondarenko, the local entrepreneur, head of Nikopol regional organization of "Revival" political party and deputy of the local council. The guard near facility was also killed. This was reported by Radio Svoboda, referring to the information of party organization.
70-year-old Mykolai Bondarenko was a deputy of Nikopol regional council of five convocations, "actively participated in deputy’s and public sphere both in his village and in the whole region", headed regional organization of "Revival" political party.
As the regional police reported, incident took place on Tuesday, May 30. Cafe’s security guard was also killed, deputy’s wife was seriously injured and is in the hospital.
According to preliminary information, there were several attackers, they shot 5 bullets in the deputy: two hit lower back, one went to the head.
Police note that multiple versions are considered, including murder for business and public activity. Law enforcement officers declared interception plan, wanted persons may be armed with automatic weapons.