The Ministry of Internal Affairs: the murdered judge chose the measure of restraint for invaders of the city
According to the department of public relations of the Ministry of Internal Affairs (MVD), the judge of the Avtozavodskoy district court of Kremenchug Alexandr Lobodenko, who was shot yesterday, died this night in the hospital.
Lobodenko was attacked in the evening of February 11 near the house in which he lived. Two criminals made several shots in the back of the judge from smoothbore weapon.
«Investigation considers several working versions, the main one is the murder in connection with professional activity of the victim,» the MVD tells, «The murdered judge has recently chosen the measure of restraint for several participants of the protests. They participated in the capture of the building of the City Council in January of this year.»
The criminal case was opened according to the article 379 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine — encroachment on the life of a judge, associated with fulfillment of justice.