Employees noted that a criminal case had been opened in connection with the attack. Pre-trial investigation will be conducted by the Security Service.
“At present, urgent investigative actions and special measures are being carried out jointly with the police and other law enforcement agencies and the Security Service,” the report says.
At 3:40, the police received a message that local residents had heard a sound like an explosion on Dehtiarivska Street in the Shevchenko district of the city. Investigative-operational groups of the district and Chief Department of the Police, bomb technology, dog trainers and patrol crews immediately arrived at the scene.
On the scene, police found a damaged facade of the building and cordoned off the area adjacent to the crime scene. They also found a grenade launcher, which shall be later sent for examination.
No casualties reported.