The person said that an unknown individual fired several shots at his 49-year-old neighbor and his friend five minutes earlier. One person died on the spot from gunshot wounds. Another one was taken to the hospital.
It is noted that a patrol police unit and the team of investigators of the Dniprovskyi district police precinct immediately left for the scene.
Preliminary investigation found that an unknown attacker had fired several shots with a handgun and fled the scene. Acting Kherson region Police Chief Mykola Verbytskyi ordered to put out a BOLO for the attacker.
The law enforcers initiated probe into premeditated murder under part 2 of article 115 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.
The local newspaper Mist reported that the deceased person was Ihor Pashchenko, a well-known Kherson businessman. The injured individual turned out to be his bodyguard.