Russian terrorists fired at the inner suburbs of Avdiivka near the industrial area with small arms. A young man died as a result of a gunshot wound to the head. A police team is working at the crime scene.
The statement reads: "The paramedics reported about the incident to the Avdiivka police precinct. Lermontov Street, located about 200 meters away from the contact line in the suburbs and occupied primarily with private residences, came under fire.
"The police crime scene team and precinct leadership arrived at the scene. The law enforcers are recording the consequences of the attack.
"A man born in 1997 was killed in his own backyard at about 4 p.m. He was shot in the head," Avdiivka police precinct Head Anatolii Kovalchuk said, adding that the information on casualties and damage was being clarified.