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 Suspect in yesterday shooting in Kyiv downtown apprehended in Boryspil airport, - Kryshchenko

After committing the crime, the suspect has attempted to flee to Turkey, but was apprehended and sent to a detention center.

The police officers have managed to arrest a man engaged in the shootout on Peremohy square, head of Kyiv National Police department Andrii Kryshchenko wrote on Facebook, Censor.NET reports.

"Employees of Shevchenkivskyi police department apprehended a suspect (Zhytomyr resident, born in 1991). After committing the crime, he was trying to depart to Istanbul but was apprehended in the Boryspil airport and sent to a detention center.

"I would like to thank to the employees of the SBU and the border guards of Kyiv checkpoint who helped to detain the suspect without excessive bureaucracy," Kryshchenko wrote.

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