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 Zaporizhia City Council Building Was Fired at: Suspects Arrested

The police officers Wednesday afternoon arrested suspects in the shooting from the car at the Zaporizhia City Council building, where ordinary session was held at that time.

Ministry of Internal Affairs Main Regional Directorate press service officer Oleksandr Soloshenko informed Ukrainski Novyny, Censor.NET reports.

According to him, the police received information at about 01:15 p.m. that unknown persons driving Mitsubishi Pajero opened fire in the direction of the City Council.

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No one was hurt.

The passengers of the car were detained by the police officers around 02:00 p.m. as the result of operational search.

The police did not disclose information on weapons and number of detainees.

According to former City Council internal policy department head Iryna Komissar, the attempt was committed against her in the City Council courtyard on Wednesday when she came out of the building and was heading towards her car.

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According to her, two cars left the crime site after shooting.

Komissar stated that she was not hurt in the incident.

 
 
 
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