In Western Ukraine for the second time in a month attacked a Roma camp

В Западной Украине во второй раз за месяц напали на лагерь цыган

In the suburb of Ternopol, unidentified persons burned a Roma camp

About 15 people attacked a Gypsy camp, shot, screamed and tried to beat Roma. Saved the victims from the attackers fled.

In the suburb of Ternopol, unidentified persons attacked a camp of Gypsies. On Wednesday, may 23, the press service of the police in Ternopil region.

Noted that about the shooting and beating line 102 reported around 22:00 the woman.

“She said that she and the villagers were attacked by an unknown group of approximately fifteen people. Young people were shot screamed and tried to beat them up. Saved the victims from the attackers fled. To place a call to the police went,” – said in the message.

According to the chief of GUNP in the area of Alexander Mantis, the victims – the Roma nationality. They lived in tents for Ternopil, namely, opposite to a sugar factory in the village. Big Berezovytsia. Have lived in the camp, both adults and children. At the time of the attack there was seven adults and 33 children. In the regional center they came from the Transcarpathian region. Earning a living collection and delivery of scrap metal.

“Police is considering several versions of the event. First and foremost is the conflict between local people and Roma on Sunday because there were complaints about the negative behavior of the Roma community in the region,” said the Mantis.

At the same time, the victims claim that they on the fire was cooking dinner when I ran a group of people and heard sounds similar to gunshots. Roma ran into the woods. During the fight lit up the tent.

In search of the possible attackers left the police patrol and response unit of the patrol police. A mile from the scene, law enforcement officers stopped the group. They were invited to Ternopil police station. From the uproar seized the shell casings, presumably from the pneumatic weapon.



The police interrogate people. For medical help did not apply. The event is brought in the Unified register of pre-judicial investigations.

Earlier it was reported that in the Lviv region near the village of Ore unknown persons burned down a Gypsy camp.

News from the Telegram. Subscribe to our channel