Vandals damaged Lenin's monument in Poltava region
This night unidentified people damaged the monument to Lenin near the building of local district state administration in urban settlement Mashevka in Poltava region.
As the PR department of regional department of internal affairs said, the head of the district state administration of Mashevka reported the vandalism to the police. According to the head of the district, around 7 a.m. he discovered that the head of the monument to Lenin was broken off.
The investigatory operations group surveyed the site of the incident; criminal proceedings were initiated by the fact of vandalism according to article 296 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.
On January 5 unidentified perpetrators beheaded the monument to Lenin in Poberejnaya village of Vinnitsa district of the region. On January 6 vandals demolished the monument to the leader of the world proletariat, installed at the territory of the school, in Berdichev in Zhytomyr region, while the monument was doused with paint in Berezovka in Odessa region.