Police arrested the owner of a private nursing home near Kiev, where the fire broke out

Полиция задержала владельца частного дома престарелых под Киевом, где вспыхнул пожар

The owner of a private home for the elderly in litochky Brovary district, where there was a fire, was detained. About it journalists were reported by the police, reports the TV channel “112 Ukraine”.

“There are several versions of the causes of the fire – ed.), the main of them is fulfilled. Detained main suspected person in order for 208 article of the Criminal code of Ukraine (UCU). On this fact openly criminal proceedings under part 2 of article 270 UK of Ukraine – violation of rules established by legislation of fire safety, which resulted in the deaths of people. There are additional actions for establishment of the relatives of the victims and all the facts that are associated with all that was going on here,” said the police.

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