In Kharkov shot a police major: he is in serious condition

В Харькове подстрелили майора полиции: он в тяжелом состоянии

In Kharkov as a result of domestic conflict between a police officer and another man shooting occurred. Law enforcement officers were hospitalized with wounds of the head, neck and lumbar.

The incident occurred around 8 a.m. on the Avenue of Victory, 64. According to one version, the cause of the fire was a household conflict which has arisen because of the car.

The police officer fired a revolver with rubber bullets at close range. Major received six gunshot wounds. Now the condition of the wounded is estimated as heavy. Man in surgery.

“The victim 35 years. He was wounded in the head, neck and lumbar. Is subcutaneous bruising and not severe soft tissue injuries”, – said the Director of the Center for emergency medicine Victor Zabashta.

Enforcement officers found 41-year-old man who was shot. He was taken to the police station and interrogated already.

In fact, the conflict opened criminal proceedings under article “Hooliganism”. The culprit could face from three to seven years of imprisonment.

The video commentaries of the speaker of the police of Kharkiv region Elena Barannik: