On Wednesday afternoon, a road shootout occurred in Tokmak between the local police and a criminal group that had kidnapped a man, according to the National Police Main Department in the Zaporizhia region, Censor.NET reports citing Interfax-Ukraine.
"The police tried to detain the offenders. There was pursuit. The criminals opened fire. One officer received gunshot wounds," the police noted.
The attackers have been detained. Regional police leadership has arrived at the scene.