Five participants of the fight in Konotop city Council reported the suspicion. About it reported in a press-service of the police of Sumy region.
“Today, in the framework of criminal proceedings opened on the fact of group bullying and beating law enforcement officers during a meeting of Konotop city Council, at the place of residence 11 defendants in the case continue the search. Five participants of the fight received reports of suspicion of committing offenses under part 2 of article 345 and part 3 of article 296 of the Criminal code of Ukraine”, – stated in the message.
We will remind, on July 26 in the city of Konotop were clashes between supporters and opponents of the current mayor. Since the meeting of citizens and community activists, the police established the border between the warring parties, to prevent collisions and casualties among the citizens.
During clashes injured 12 police officers, one of whom with severe head injuries is still in hospital.