"Today, an extended task force of law enforcement officers departed from Kyiv to Odesa. The situation in the region, including attacks on activists, will be analyzed by the joint coordination board of the law enforcement agencies in the first decade of October," Lutsenko wrote on social media, Censor.NET reports.
An identified person shot at public activist, leader of the city organization of the party Syla Lyudei (Power of the People) Oleh Mykhailyk on Osipov Street in Odesa late on Sept. 22. He was taken to hospital in grave condition.
Members of the Security Service of Ukraine, who were drawn to the investigation of the assassination attempt, have interviewed Mykhailyk’s inner circle and the witnesses to the attack.
Syla Lyudei party says the Odesa local authorities are behind the attack on its member. As of the morning of Sept. 23, Mykhailyk regained consciousness. The doctors plan to extract the bullet after his condition will be stabilized. The public activist was given security.