"The police received a report about an explosion that occurred in the staircase of the high rise building situated on Lazurna Street in Zavodskyi residential district of Mykolaiv. It was established that the explosion took place on the staircase of the sixth floor of the building. The investigative team is currently working at the crime scene: the law enforcement officers are interrogating witnesses to the incident establishing all the circumstances and persons involved in the explosion," the Ministry of Internal Affairs press service informs, Censor.NETreports.
"All emergency services immediately left to the site. The blast has damaged the elevator shaft door, the entrance hall door, and broken glass in the staircase. No one was hurt," the police said.
"The expert extracted metal shrapnel elements of the explosive device during examination. They will later be used to carry out the relevant expert evaluation. The law enforcement officers have taken measures that allowed to establish the person who is reasonably suspected of having committed the crime. The investigation is underway," the Interior Ministry added.