On the Luhansk region detained the fighter in «Ghost»

In the frontline city of gold in Lugansk region the special purpose police detained a local resident, who was a member of an illegal armed group «Ghost». It is reported by police region, noting that 28-year-old detainee – a former miner, was previously convicted.

At the end of may 2014, when the city of Golden has been occupied by the militants, he joined the ranks of the so-called «LNR», where he promised to pay 5 thousand hryvnia per month for service.

«The suspect was part of an illegal armed group «Ghost». First, he was on duty at the checkpoint, and then took an active part in the hostilities against the Armed forces of Ukraine», — said the police.

«After the defeat during clashes with Ukrainian servicemen near the city of Lisichansk, he escaped the ranks of the militants. Some time was hiding with relatives in Western Ukraine, then came to his wife in the city of gold, where he was detained», — said Department.

Now the suspect is cooperating with police. Against him opened a criminal case under article 260 «Creating a non-statutory armed formations or participation in their activities».

Earlier, the SBU together with the Ukrainian Armed forces and the National police conducted a special operation in the city Happiness of the Luhansk region, in which during the day were detained 28 people, all of whom were soon released after interviews.

On the Luhansk region detained the fighter in «Ghost» 03.02.2016

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