The court has dismissed Nikolay Novikov, the suspect in the attack on the counselor of the mayor of Kherson Catherine Gandzyuk. This was reported by the correspondent of “112 Ukraine” from the courtroom.
“The court which had to consider an appeal against Nikolai Novikov, accused on suspicion of assault on Catherine Gandzyuk. The court acquitted him and released”, – stated in the message.
It is noted that due to the lack of evidence of Novikov was not held. Attended only by a lawyer, that he withdrew this appeal, because the Prosecutor’s office received the resolution on closing of criminal proceedings.
We will remind, in control of the Executive Committee of the Kherson city Council Catherine Gandzyuk was attacked on July 31.
Around 8:30 the clerk came out of his house and went about their business, and out of the bushes went to meet the guy 20-25 years with the capacity in hand. When I approached the woman, he splashed the contents of the tank in her face and ran away.
The examination found that it was concentrated sulphuric acid.
Gandzyuk was immediately taken by ambulance to a hospital in the city, and subsequently directed the aircraft health medicine for treatment in Kiev. She has 35% burns of the body.
Earlier it was reported that the suspects in the case about the attack on Gandzyuk are five people. Three of them court arrested for 60 days. Later the police reported that the number of suspects in the case had increased to six.