Became known the details of the explosion in Genichesk

Стали известны подробности взрыва в Геническе

Photos from the scene

Shot hand-held anti-tank grenade launcher, confirmed in the CAA.

The explosion of the shop in Henichesk was not directed against the residents of the district, assured the Chairman of the Genichesky district state administration Alexander Vorobyov.

“Given that this shot was made directly through the store, I believe that this crime was not directed against the inhabitants of the genichesky area, as the previous terrorist attack in Novooleksiyivka”, – quotes the press service of the Kherson regional state administration.

According to him, there was a shot from an anti-tank rocket, according to preliminary data, RPG-26, in the direction of the two-storey shop. At the time of the shot in the store was empty, the blast blew out Windows in neighboring buildings.

Vorobyev recalled that the police found items from anti-tank grenade launcher, the tube at this point has not been found yet.

In RGA also added that the person who made the shot, saw local residents who live nearby in the private sector, and, heard the explosion and went outside.

According to witnesses the identikit is made, it became known that the man was dressed in a camouflage jacket.

The police opened criminal proceedings on the fact of explosion under article “deliberate destruction or damage of property by explosion” (punishable by deprivation of liberty for a term not exceeding ten years)”.

Earlier media wrote that the explosion in Henichesk occurred on the second floor of shop “the Podium” near the Central market. The shot was fired from a distance of about 50 meters. The blast wave knocked out Windows and doors, scattered shards of glass and plastic.