The police opened criminal proceedings on the fact of explosion in Genichesk

Полиция открыла уголовное производство по факту взрыва в Геническе

The police opened criminal proceedings on the fact of explosion store in Henichesk. About it reports a press-service GU of the National police in Kherson region.

“On this fact opened criminal proceedings under part 2 of article 194 of the Criminal code of Ukraine “deliberate destruction or damage of property by explosion” (punishable by deprivation of liberty for a term not exceeding ten years)”, – stated in the message.

Now carried out it is investigative-expeditious actions for establishment involved in the explosion.

The police reported that during the inspection of the scene bomb experts have removed the pin with the ring and parts of rocket-propelled grenades. The withdrawn is directed on research.

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Recall that on the evening of 21 April in Genichesk there was an explosion in a clothing store. As a result of explosion there were no injuries. Local media reported that the store, most likely fired from a grenade launcher.

Prior to this, in the village of Novooleksiyivka Kherson region exploded in a car parked in a public place. As a result injured 4 people, 1 died. Explosion in Novooleksiyivka qualified as a terrorist act.

The police found that the explosion occurred as a result of use of the substance, the equivalent of which is about 6.5 kg. In the region sent additional forces of law enforcement, military are in a state of readiness.