Dekanoidze: dead in the Ternopil region police was the body armor

Деканоидзе: На убитых в Тернопольской обл. полицейских были бронежилеты

The head of the National police of Ukraine Khatia Dekanoidze said that according to her, killed in the Ternopil region police was the body armor. She reported about it on air of TV channel “112 Ukraine”.

“It’s hard for me to say is really a black day for the national police, for me and for all of the police, because we lost two great officers. I just got to the scene. The villager killed his wife, called the police, arrived investigative team, they negotiated with the offender, they found that he had a weapon, he opened fire. Police officer was injured and two policemen died. From the office of national police left the group, which includes representatives of the General Inspectorate, the representatives of the Central Department of investigation, personnel officer, they will check all the details,” said Dekanoidze.

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She added: “the police had body armor, according to my information. We will meet with the families of our police.”

We will remind, in Ternopol region. a man started shooting in the street, causing fatal injuries to the two police officers and wounding one militiaman. Later it became known that he also shot his wife.

Details of the tragic incident at the TV channel “112 Ukraine” said the head of the regional police Alexander Mantis.

In the field in connection with the tragedy declared a day of mourning.