In Kharkov near the building of the city Council shooting occurred. Around 00:37 at the specified address, police saw a wounded guard, and beside him stood a man who began to shoot at the patrol. One of the bullets wounded a police officer. About it reports Department of communications of the police in Kharkiv region.
The patrol used a service firearm and neutralized the attacker. Now his identity is established. As a result of incident to the hospital with gunshot wounds was delivered to the guard of the city Council and police. Despite the efforts of doctors police officer has died. Another wounded man is in stable a grave condition.
The investigators of the investigative Department opened criminal proceedings under part 2 St. 115 (premeditated murder) and article 348 (attempt on the life of employee of law enforcement body, the member of public formation on protection of a public order and state border or a serviceman) of the Criminal code of Ukraine.