The press secretary of the Oblast Prosecutor Fedor Samoylenko informed the press that "In case of the death of Kherson oblast council deputy Mashynsks we already have a suspect - her husband. He was detained, according to Art. 208 of the Criminal Code, as a suspect in the crime. But the man has not been charged yet. At the time of his arrest, he was in a state of intoxication," he said.
According to the representative of the prosecutor, the evidence that is gathered by experts at the crime scene indicatec that she died a violent death.
"The murder threw the body of a woman into the sump. In the house where Mashynska lived with her husband and on the body of her husband we found traces of brown substance which were transferred for expertise to find out whether they are traces of the victim's blood," said Samoylenko. According to him, the experts are still working at the crime scene.