RIA Novosti: Investigative Committee is investigating the assassination attempt on the mayor of Energodar Shevchik
Russian investigators will establish the circumstances of the assassination attempt on the mayor Energodar (Zaporozhye region of Ukraine) Andrey Shevchik. About it RIA News reported in the press service Investigative Committee of Russia (SKR).
“Investigators, as part of the investigation of the crimes of Ukrainian nationalists, will establish the circumstances of the attempt on the life of the mayor of the city of Energodar, Zaporozhye region, which is under the control of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation,” the department said.
According to local law enforcement agencies, Shevchik received repeated threats from Ukrainian nationalists after he took the pro-Russian side.
According to the UK, on May 22, the mayor, as well as two of his bodyguards suffered as a result of an explosion in the entrance of the house. An improvised directional explosive device was planted in an electrical cabinet.
After the Shevchik explosion was delivered to intensive care. It is noted that now his life is not in danger. In law enforcement explainedthat the mayor was slightly injured and is in the Melitopol hospital.