According to Ternopol MVS press-service, the officer was injured when he was off-duty. He was taken to a hospital where he died several days later. The investigation is ongoing.
According to a law enforcement source, the deceased used to work in one of the special police units. In the end of July he had a fight with another special unit officer at the city's night club. Those who fought worked in Berkut and Sokol special units. The fight was the result of a conflict between the two men. In the morning the deceased was found in the park and taken to the hospital.