The court extended till September 6 the arrest of the suspects in the shootout in Mukachevo

Суд продлил до 6 сентября арест подозреваемых в деле о перестрелке в Мукачево

Mukachevo city district court of the Transcarpathian region, extended for two months – until September 6, 2016 – the period of detention of four suspects in the case of a shootout in Mukachevo last summer. This was reported by the correspondent channel “112 Ukraine”.

We will remind, incident in Mukachevo on July 11, 2015 occurred after two dozen armed men in camouflage uniforms with the words “Right sector” and the relevant stickers on the cars visited the office of MP Michael Lano. The meeting ended with a shootout. It was reported that 14 people suffered, were killed. After that, the SS soldiers escaped into the mountains. The events in Mukachevo opened criminal proceedings under part 1 of Art. 255 (creating criminal organization – ed.) and part 2 of article 258 (terrorism – ed.) of the Criminal code of Ukraine.

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18 Sep 2015 temporary investigation Commission (FAC) reported on the investigation of the events in Mukachevo before the people’s deputies. The report said that the conflict in large measure was due to the actions of the local leadership of the interior Ministry and SBU.