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On the fact of the death of a soldier opened a criminal proceeding
A military man committed suicide by shooting himself in the chin with a regular weapon at the place of military service.
A contract serviceman died in the Lugansk region. The preliminary version of the incident is suicide, according to the Specialized Prosecutor’s Office in the military and defense sphere of the Joint Forces on Tuesday, January 18.
It is indicated that today information was received about the discovery without signs of life of a serviceman, born in 1998, a native of the village of Novogrigorovka Vtoraya, Kirovograd region.
It is preliminary established that he committed suicide by a shot in the chin with a regular weapon at the place of military service.
On the fact of the death of a serviceman, proceedings were opened under the article on premeditated murder (part 1 of article 115 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine). Other versions are also being considered, including incitement to suicide and violation of the rules for handling weapons.
Recall that in December, a 22-year-old contract soldier from the Kherson region shot himself in the Luhansk region. He shot himself in the head while on night duty on the territory of a platoon stronghold of one of the military units.
An 18-year-old contract soldier shot himself in the Donetsk region