Parliamentary candidate Semenikhin beaten in Sumy region

Source : 112 Ukraine

Ex-Mayor of Konotop Artem Semenikhin is now in intensive care
14:27, 27 June 2019

Ex-Mayor of Konotop and parliamentary candidate Artem Semenikhin
Vadym Stoianov

Ex-Mayor of Konotop and a parliamentary candidate Artem Semenikhin was attacked in Sumy region. Law enforcers opened criminal proceedings. This was reported by the press service of the National Police in Sumy region.

The man was returning home at night on June 27 when he was attacked and beaten by the unknown. The ambulance took the man, who had numerous injuries and now he is in intensive care room.

It is known that Artem Semenikhin filed documents to Central Election Commission as self-nominated candidate in a single-mandate constituency №160.

Law enforcers opened a criminal case on attempted murder.

Related: Ukrainian positions in Donbas attacked ten times over previous day

The press service of Svoboda Political Party reported that Semenikhin was attacked near his house. The doctors diagnosed brain injury.

As it was reported earlier, the candidates from Kyiv's single-mandate constituencies registered. The nomination of candidates for the Verkhovna Rada MPs started on May 24, and will continued until June 20. 

Related: OSCE representative attacked in Kyiv, woman sustains light injuries

Система Orphus

If you find an error, highlight the desired text and press Ctrl + Enter, to tell about it

see more