Police are investigating three versions of what happened at the Kharkov city Council – attack because of the actions of the authorities, mental illness of the shooter or disorderly conduct. This was reported by a member of the Board of the Ministry of internal Affairs Anton Gerashchenko on the page in Facebook.
“Studied several versions. One of them is that the attack provoked by some action of the city authorities in relation to zastresenom to the offender or members of his family. Another version relates to the possible mental disorders-enhanced use of alcohol or drugs. Samples taken for analysis in this regard”, – said Gerashchenko.
According to him, the inadequacy of the attacker than the fact that he shot not only in the guards of the city Council and police, but also by the wheels of a passing car Škoda Octavia.
“The third theory that the attack was committed from hooligan motives”, – said Anton Gerashchenko.
He said that when the assailant found two pistols.
“One signal, converted by firing live ammunition. The second “Baikal”, is also converted by firing live. As well as several magazines and about 30 rounds”, – said the member of the Board of the interior Ministry.
He also told the details of what happened at the Kharkiv city Council.
“In the first half of the night unknown approached the city Council building and started to knock on the door. When passing by the car Škoda Octavia, he shot at the wheel. When to the door the guard came, the unknown began to shoot him and wounded. Patrol arrived quickly, they were aware of the fact that the assailant has a gun. Unfortunately, one patrol, Mr Kiriyenko, died on the spot”, – told Gerashchenko.
We will remind, on the night of 20 August in Kharkov near the building of the city Council shooting occurred.
As a result, when the line of duty were killed in Kharkiv patrol Dmitry Kiriyenko. He is survived by his wife and two year old daughter.
In addition, he was wounded the guard. He was operated on before 7:00 am. At the moment doctors do not make predictions, as the victim’s condition is severe. This is with reference to data of the Deputy chief doctor of surgical Department of the hospital emergency room Kharkov Andrey Kozachenko reported the correspondent of the TV channel “112 Ukraine”.
The patrol police managed to disarm the attacker, his identity is now set possessing information on this subject please feel free to contact us (057) 705-93-00, (050) 343-84-04, (050) 52-20-232, (057) 705-90-77 or 102.
“He looks to be about 40-45 years, height – 165-170 cm, medium build, dark brown hair, cut short, has the frontal receding hairline. Was wearing a blue denim jacket, blue shirt, black pants, military style, black sporty suede sneakers, grey cap”, – is spoken in the message of regional national police.