In Rakhiv district, Transcarpathian region, armed with a gun offender during detention wounded the police officer.
As reported in the Department of communication of the Main Directorate of the National police in the Transcarpathian region, in the evening of 22 November, the police of the city of Rakhiv reported that S. Vydrychka Rakhiv district, a man walks with a firearm. To a scene there arrived militiamen.
«The identity of the attacker installed – it was them 53-the summer inhabitant of the village of Vydrychka, known by the nickname Monk. This man already has a conviction for unlawful use of a weapon. In February of this year he was detained by the police with a gun of foreign production, for which he was sentenced to 3 years conditionally», — reported in Department of communications.
Man found on the street, he was holding a blanket. When he was approached by law enforcement, he snatched from under the blankets a Kalashnikov and started shooting.
The result was the wounded 23-year-old operative of criminal police. Also shots had damaged the car on which there arrived militiamen.
During the shooting, police rushed to the offender, knocked out of his arms and back on the ground, handcuffed.
The Department also reported that an employee of the police bullets injured his left hand, he underwent surgery and is now addressing the issue of transport in the Transcarpathian regional hospital for further operations.
According to police, the examination showed blood detainee 2 ppm of alcohol. It is also reported that the offender seized a Kalashnikov 7.62 mm, and dozens of spent cartridges. At the suspect’s house the police found a walking cane with built-in 30-centimetre blade.
The police began criminal proceedings according to article 348 of the Criminal code of Ukraine (encroachment on life of the employee of law enforcement body). Defendant was detained in order St. 208 code of criminal procedure and placed in a temporary detention facility. The investigation is ongoing.
As reported in the press service of the Transcarpathian regional state administration, the Chairman of the Transcarpathian regional state administration Gennady Moskal ordered the sa leadership of the National police in the Transcarpathian region to celebrate task force members for their professionalism and courage at detention of the dangerous armed criminal.
«Besides, soon the police will be marked personally by the Chairman of regional state administration at the regional level», — said the press service.
Earlier it was reported that the Ukrainians keep 5 million illegal «barrels».
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