The seaside district court of Odessa sentenced the saboteur for four years and eight months in prison for plotting the assassination of the famous city activist. This was the security Service of Ukraine (SBU) reported on his page in Facebook.
The police arrested him in September 2015.
“Field investigators of SBU established that at the direction of curators for August-September 2015, the attacker, being a member of one of the separatist organizations of Odessa, has devised and practiced a plan to assassinate known in the city public activist by the attack”, – stated in the message.
He was found guilty under part 1 of article 14 (“Preparation of crime”), part 2 of article 115 (“Premeditated murder”) and part 2 article 258 (Terrorist act) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.
We will remind that security service of Ukraine in January-July this year was declared wanted 60 people suspected of committing terrorist acts.