May 5, night, Deputy Chief of Baryshevsky Police Department was killed. This is reported by the press service of the State of Emergency Service in Kyiv region.
According to the report, the officer was shot in one local café, when he was out his duty. The bullet targeted his neck. The medical workers tried to save his life but without success.
Currently, operative and investigative measures are ongoing for finding and detaining of persons involved in this crime in the region.
The criminal proceeding was launched under article 348 (Encroachment on the life of a law enforcement officer, a member of a public formation for the protection of public order and a state border or a serviceman) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.
The culprit faces from 9 to 15 years imprisonment or even life imprisonment.
Earlier, a Ukrainian soldier committed suicide at the team site in Donetsk region.
A soldier under contract shot himself not far from Druzhkivka, Kramatorsk district. He was born in 1988. He shot himself in the head with an AK-47 assault rifle.