Attack on polling station: police detained 24 people

Нападение на избирательный участок: полиция задержала 24 человека

The detainees seized weapons

The offenders found a large number of weapons.

Militiamen detained 24 of the attackers to the polling station in Dnipropetrovsk region, informed in a press-service of the regional police.

It is reported that after committing illegal actions, attackers by seven cars were trying to escape. Police found their whereabouts as a result of successful implementation of the operational plan Interception.

As explained in the police, the offenders found a large number of weapons. Their cars stopped at the post, and the detainees were taken to Sinelnikovo police Department.

The actions of attackers qualified under article obstructing the exercise of electoral rights, which provides for imprisonment up to 12 years.

Earlier it was reported that at the polling station in the village may Sinelnikovsky district went unknown persons who smashed the room window and damaged the property. During the attack, injuries were received by two police officers.

Recall, 29 October in Ukraine held the first elections of deputies of village, settlement, city councils and village, settlement and city heads in 201 of the United territorial community.