Odesa court arrests three suspects in attempt on activist Mykhailyk

19:53, 27 September 2018
Ukraine
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Odesa's Kyiv regional court on Thursday ruled that three suspects in the attempt on a public activist, leader of the city organization of the Syla Lyudey (Power of People) party, Oleh Mykhailyk, who received a gunshot wound on September 22, be remanded in custody for 60 days without bail.

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Three citizens of Georgia, one of whom was taken from the hospital to the courtroom, have been transferred to the detention center, an UNIAN correspondent reports.

As UNIAN reported earlier, a perpetrator shot at Mykhailyk on Osipov Street in Odesa in the evening of September 22. He was rushed to hospital in grave condition.

The police chief said the investigators consider several possible versions of this crime, including those related to Mykhailyk's public and journalistic activities.

On September 25, three suspects were detained in Odesa.

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